Issues affecting fifo workers and couples

Issues affecting fifo workers and couples

Some of the common issues and feelings that fifo couples are faced with are –

  • LonelinessFifo, Fifo relationships
  • Getting ahead financially – but no end date in sight for FIFO
  • Exhaustion for workers and their partners
  • Feeling a lack of practical or emotional support
  • Routine being interrupted
  • Recovery from work effecting quality time
  • Build up in feelings of excitement about coming home and then disappointment – having different expectations
  • Growing apart as a couple
  • Sadness and turmoil about leaving family again
  • Lack of quality time and intimacy

To discuss your situation or find out more about relationship counselling or individual counselling services in Perth, please contact us.

Article Title: Issues affecting fifo workers and couples
Article By: Vision Counselling and Psychology, Perth Western Australia
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Published: 09/04/2014
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