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Coping with Stress at University

by S Palmer and A Puri SAGE Publications Ltd
Pub Date:
03/2006
ISBN:
9781412907323
Format:
Hbk 248 pages
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Coping with Stress at University comprehensively covers the main problems and stresses that a student may experience during their university career. Looking at university life from a variety of angles, this book equips the student to be able to deal with stressful situations ranging from exam pressure to relationship problems, from homesickness to managing finances. Although the problems do not change, the way a student faces them can and the more effective the approach, the less stress the student will feel when tackling their concerns. Quotes and case studies from previous students illustrate how problems have been dealt with in the past, and a number of coping techniques and exercises are provided to help prepare students for the transition into and through university life. Coping with Stress at University is an invaluable introduction to university life for any potential or current student, and it also acts as a helpful resource for parents and friends wishing to gain a greater understanding of the issues faced at university.

PART ONE: WHAT IS STRESS? Understanding Stress What About Your Stress Levels? PART TWO: HOW CAN YOU HANDLE YOUR STRESS? Thinking Skills Imagery and Relaxation Skills Assertion and Anger Management Techniques PART THREE: STARTING UNIVERSITY LIFE Leaving the Nest Accommodation Staying Healthy Are You on the Right Course? Pubs, Clubs and Societies Managing Your Money PART FOUR: GETTING DOWN TO WORK Dealing with Assignments Handling Presentations Preparing for Exams PART FIVE: COPING WITH UNIVERSITY Relationships Alcohol and Drugs Feeling Out of Place? University The Best Time of Your Life?

Professor Stephen Palmer PhD is an Honorary Professor of Psychology at City University in the Department of Psychology and he is Director of the Coaching Psychology Unit