Dana Reeder, M.Ed.
- Sep 30, 2021
- 3 min
Midlife “Reflection”, not Crisis
I was having a conversation with a friend this month about midlife individuals, looking for something new. I shared I didn’t like the “Midlife Crisis” label but felt for many it’s more of a “Midlife Reflection”. The reason I don’t love the crisis term is that for most, people do not view their midlife career situation as a hardship. The definition of crisis is, “a time of intense difficulty, trouble, or danger” which for most this does not resonate. The Bureau of Labor Stati