Relationships between stress, coping and depressive symptoms among overseas university preparatory Chinese students: a cross-sectional study
- Stress and social support in mental and physical health of Chinese students in Japan. Jou, Yuh Huey; Fukada, Hiromi // Psychological Reports;Dec97 Part 2, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p1303
Presents a study which examined the stress related influences of social support on mental and physical health and happiness in Chinese students who attend Japanese universities. Observations of the study; Methodology of the study; Results and discussion of the study.
- College Health 101: How to stay healthy on campus. Johnson, Teddi Dineley // Nation's Health;Sep2008, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p17
The article presents information on how college students can stay healthy on campus. According to data from the American College Health Association, the top five threats to academic performance are: stress; a cold, flu or sore throat; sleep difficulties; concerns for friends or family; and...
- The assessment of depression awareness and help-seeking
behaviour: experiences with the International Depression Literacy
Survey. Hickie A. M., Ian B.; Davenport, Tracey A.; Luscombe, Georgina M.; Ye Rong; Hickie, Megan L.; Bell, Morag I. // BMC Psychiatry;2007, Vol. 7, p48
Background: Depression causes substantial disease burden in both developed and developing countries. To reduce this burden, we need to promote understanding of depression as a major health condition. The International Depression Literacy Survey (IDLS) has been developed to assess understanding...
- Myra D. // Asian Pacific Post;9/29/2011, p10
The article presents a brief profile of Chinese student Myra D. who is studying Fashion Merchandising in Vancouver, British Columbia.
- Exchange Program with China Flourishes at Oklahoma Colleges. SLIPKE, DARLA // Community College Week;5/31/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p5
The article reports an increase of 57% in the number of Chinese students enrolled at Oklahoma institutions.
- Almost made in America. Qian Ning // Newsweek;10/27/1997, Vol. 130 Issue 17, p38
Presents the author's experience of attending college in the United States. The mind-opening experience of living in the United States; Chinese image of the US versus reality; How attending college in the US teaches Chinese students the importance of supporting oneself; Decisions students face...
- Chinese scientists drawn back to Asia. Swinbanks, David; Tracey, Elisabeth // Nature;9/5/1996, Vol. 383 Issue 6595, p11
Reports on the increasing trend in the 1990s of Chinese-born students attending universities and colleges in the West, primarily in the United States, getting established there, and then returning to upstart universities and institutes in China or Taiwan. Historic trends; Smaller-scale...
- Is it worth leaving the US science base? Jennings, Charles // Nature;9/5/1996, Vol. 383 Issue 6595, p14
Reports that the emigration of so many talented people to the United States and other Western nations represents a brain drain problem for China. How many Chinese students study abroad; Prospects for their return to China; Obstacles to their return; Alternatives to returning, such as...
- The role of stress in the onset of depressive disorders: A controlled study in a Spanish clinical sample. Rojo-Moreno, L.; Livianos-Aldana, L.; Cervera-Mart�nez, G.; Dominguez-Carabantes, J. A.; Reig-Cebrian, M. J. // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Dec2002, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p592
Background: We conducted the present study to evaluate the impact of stressful events on the onset of depressive disorders in a Spanish clinical sample, compared to a control group matched for age, sex, civil status and social class. We compared our results with those of other studies carried...