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ERIC Number: EJ764671
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Sep
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 22
ISSN: ISSN-0094-1956
Understanding Stressors of International Students in Higher Education: What College Counselors and Personnel Need to Know
Olivas, Monique; Li, Chi-Sing
Journal of Instructional Psychology, v33 n3 p217-222 Sep 2006
This paper reviews literature related to the international student population found in universities and colleges in the United States (U.S.). More specifically, adjustment issues, common stressors, and coping strategies of international students are explored. Multicultural counseling issues and the help-seeking behavior of international students are addressed. Methods in which college counselors and personnel can assist international students in achieving a positive experience are also discussed. Finally, suggestions for further research are made.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States