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Signed off work...

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Fuzzyduck21 Thu 09-Apr-15 19:13:59

...for a month with pre natal anxiety/depression while I wait to be assessed for therapy. The doc has kindly put pregnancy related illness on the note. I would rather not divulge any further info to boss. How do I tell her? she is always very nosey and wants to know all the details. I get terrified calling in sick for one day so no idea how I am going to deal with telling her it's for a month. the thought of it is making me more anxious. any suggestions on how to handle it?

thank you thanks thanks

Gcalgske Fri 10-Apr-15 00:11:15

Firstly huge hugs. Secondly can someone else call for you or drop the note in? It's reasonable with anxiety to not be able to deal with a stressful situation like that. Glad your Dr seems supportive. X

Notyourordinarymum Tue 12-May-15 21:41:46

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chaosmonkey Tue 12-May-15 21:48:44

have reported above post

Fuzzyduck - you have been signed off, you're ill, you can just repeat what the doctor has written - pregnancy related illness. Just say that. No need to explain any further.

Huge hugs, and the first post has some good suggestions too

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