Hold tight, y'all. This is gonna be a thread. 1/?
Even tho my clinical skills are consistently referred to as excellent.
Even tho I was the first social worker and first intern to present at Grand Rounds in my department and my recommendations are already being implemented.
It's hard to have hope when systems continue to fail us.
DO BETTER. Own when you fuck up. Be an ally. Because this is exhausting. It's hard to even feel anger when this happens over and over again. At this point, I just feel numb.
I was asked (forced) to explain my sudden departure to staff and patients by sharing that I was *CHOOSING* to take a medical leave.
Let that fuckery marinate for a second.
I mean, obviously, I didn't listen 😁