Tips for Supporting Returning Mission Workers

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3 October, 2018

Re-entry refers to the return to the passport country/culture of origin of someone who has lived in another culture.

As a spacecraft returning to Earth suffers intense stress, a person re-entering their passport country can suffer stress in many ways.

These helpful tips are really just the ‘tip of the iceberg’, covering a few of the most common stresses.

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