Working or living across cultures, chosen or forced, forever alters one's identity. With the loss of one's reference group it is difficult to answer "Who Am I?" The high stresses and changed culture force one to re-define identity, to discover which aspects of self to retain and which to change.
Going across cultures requires a person to change his or her core self in significant, even profound, ways.
Explore the reasons for change, the process of change, and strategies for shoring up the shifting self.