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Has any PwC 🐠 on H-1B successfully taken a LOA or extended medical leave? I’m severely burnt out to the point where considering quitting and moving back to India. Tried switching jobs but rejections 😓

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I was on H1B with PwC and I took a short term disability leave for 2 months (can take longer if needed). PwC is very supportive with these matters. Try this route. I hope you feel better soon.

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Thanks a lot for the info 😊

If you have time on your visa and enough PTO, why not take a vacation to your home country?

I took paternal leave where STD was eligible in California. Stayed in the US for 2 months.

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