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Try to Balance Workplace and Home When Workplace and Home Are the Same


AMES, Iowa -- It’s a common image: harried adults racing from workplace to home and back again, trying to fulfill work responsibilities, but wanting to be home with family. What happens when working adults have no place to race to, since work and home are the same place? As the COVID-19 pandemic turns homes into workplaces, how can Iowans best cope with the consequences?

Set boundaries

One of the most important suggestions, during this time, is to clarify your boundaries, says David Brown, behavioral health specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

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