The Anxiety of a Student Abroad

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In 6 minutes I use the Anger and Anxiety maps to give clarity to a student abroad that is overwhelmed by Anxiety.

(In order for this to make sense, you need to understand the theory of this system, which you can find in this article: Transforming Anger and Anxiety)

In a nutshell:

  • The Anxiety comes from the Outside because of the differences between the Expectations from the Assignment and the Reality
  • Most likely the Anxiety comes with some Sadness which allows us to ask the question: which were the Student’s needs with this assignment?
  • Further, we can ask: Given the current circumstances, can we find other needs that can be fulfilled with this assignment?
  • Understanding the Origin (or the Nationality) of the Student and their parents we can formulate actionable recommendations around the current situation.
  • Nevertheless, time and Patience are also resources we should tap into, always.

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About George Lupascu-Pruna

About George Lupascu-Pruna

George is a practitioner on Organizational Culture, Group behavior, and Cultural Differences, and has worked in many industries for many functions to help his partners drastically improve their ways of working.
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