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ERIC Number: EJ617647
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0897-5264
Facilitating the Transition to University: Evaluation of a Social Support Discussion Intervention Program.
Pratt, Michael W.; Hunsberger, Bruce; Pancer, S. Mark; Alisat, Susan; Bowers, Colleen; Mackey, Kathleen; Ostaniewicz, Alexandra; Rog, Evelina; Terzian, Bert; Thomas, Nicola
Journal of College Student Development, v41 n4 p427-41 Jul-Aug 2000
Describes an intervention involving social-support-focused discussion groups for the transition to university. Fifty first-year students participating in six groups showed better adjustment to university and fewer behavioral problems compared with a randomly assigned control group (N=46) at a follow-up evaluation conducted at the end of the year. (Contains 30 references and 2 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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