ERIC Number: EJ837107
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-May
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 16
Personal Transformation and Readjustment in "Homecoming"
Constantinian, Patricia M.; Guinyard, Cynthia A.; Hermosisima, Ernesto C.; Lehman, Pamela D.; Webb, Richard E.
Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, v22 n3 p50-60 May 2008
Studies support the observations by college psychotherapists that students returning from study abroad adventures often have a difficult time readjusting to being back "home." We consider what the internal developmental challenges might be that relate to this transitional step. We weave first-hand comments of students into our article.
Descriptors: College Students, Study Abroad, Psychotherapy, Professional Occupations, Adjustment (to Environment), Low Achievement, Culture Conflict, Counselor Client Relationship, Helping Relationship
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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