How We Care

How We Care: Episode 11: Dealing with Work and Illness (part one)

Episode Summary

Elizabeth and Paul discuss the challenges of working through illness, and of returning to work after an illness or with a long-term health condition. This is part one of a two-part discussion on this topic....part 2 will include a deeper exploration of working while living with long term conditions/chronic illness.

Episode Notes

Here are details on the UK Equality Act 2010 outlining the duty to make reasonable adjustments (from Citizens Advice Bureau):


Here are articles from Elizabeth's website on pacing yourself during recovery from illness & long covid


and articles on how counselling can help people adjusting to disability

and here is an article with advice for freelancers balancing the challenges of work and illness

Working Through Illness as a Freelancer (