Has stress got you feeling down and overwhelmed? It happens, so there’s no reason to feel ashamed.
Whatever the circumstances behind your stress, you might see only one option: stumbling forward, trying to keep your heavy load from burying you. You have to work, so you carry on, hoping stress doesn’t get the best of you and fuel a total emotional collapse.
Another possibility may be open to you, however. Here’s what to know about stress leave.