The Density of Hollow Bones: A Narrative Reflection on the Pandemic
Keywords:field education, grief, problem solving, coping, nature
This reflection explores my personal experience as a field director managing the upheaval of students removed from field placement in the wake of the pandemic. Personal responses to the demands of work, motherhood, and self-care are narrated through the process of acknowledging loss and grief for students and me. Identification of hope and resilience in times of chaos provides a mechanism to support others as they traverse unexpected shifts in work, practice, and daily life.
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