ERIC Number: EJ589111
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Common Stressors among International College Students: Research and Counseling Implications.
Chen, Charles P.
Journal of College Counseling, v2 n1 p49-65 Spr 1999
International college students studying in North America endure substantial psychological stress in their daily lives. The nature and function of stressors in the context of international college students' subjective appraisal are discussed and analyzed using the Lazarus and Folkman's concept of stress. Recommendations for future research are outlined, and counseling implications are provided. (Author/MKA)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Anxiety, College Students, Counseling, Counselor Attitudes, Emotional Adjustment, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Psychological Patterns, Research Needs, Second Language Learning, Self Actualization, Social Support Groups, Sociocultural Patterns, Stress Management, Stress Variables
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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