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Student Mental Health and Wellbeing in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Nicola Barden, Ruth Caleb
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-26 - Publisher: SAGE

Good mental health is essential for students to manage the challenges that university life presents. This book offers pragmatic guidance to support academic and student services staff in engaging with this critical issue, both in terms of being proactive within their role to promote a positive approach to wellbeing, and
Mental Health, Substance Use, and Wellbeing in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Health and Medicine Division, Policy and Global Affairs, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Board on Higher Education and Workforce, Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use, and Wellbeing in STEMM Undergraduate and Graduate Education
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-05 - Publisher: National Academies Press

Student wellbeing is foundational to academic success. One recent survey of postsecondary educators found that nearly 80 percent believed emotional wellbeing is a "very" or "extremely" important factor in student success. Studies have found the dropout rates for students with a diagnosed mental health problem range from 43 percent to
Wellbeing in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Marcus A. Henning, Christian U. Krägeloh, Rachel Dryer, Fiona Moir, Rex Billington, Andrew G. Hill
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Academic staff and students within higher education settings are confronted by a learning environment that is academically stimulating, informative, career-focused and socially rich, which can be intensely competitive and highly charged. Within this learning environment, academic staff and students are often at risk of compromising their wellbeing in their pursuit
Mental Health, Substance Use, and Wellbeing in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Health and Medicine Division, Policy and Global Affairs, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Board on Higher Education and Workforce, Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use, and Wellbeing in STEMM Undergraduate and Graduate Education
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-05 - Publisher: National Academies Press

Student wellbeing is foundational to academic success. One recent survey of postsecondary educators found that nearly 80 percent believed emotional wellbeing is a "very" or "extremely" important factor in student success. Studies have found the dropout rates for students with a diagnosed mental health problem range from 43 percent to
A Handbook for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Stephanie Marshall
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Focused on developing professional academic skills for supporting and supervising student learning and effective teaching, the fifth edition of A Handbook for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education recognises the complex demands of teaching, research, scholarship and academic management in higher education institutions. Fully updated to reflect changes in practice