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Separating from Family and Friends

Moving away from home may cause you to experience homesickness, a longing for home and family and familiar routines. Homesickness isn’t exactly about either home or sickness. Instead, it stems from our needs for love, protection, and security–feelings and qualities usually associated with home. Homesickness can strike when you move to new surroundings and experience new situations, people, and demands. Continue reading