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Perspectives: Stress from a Contextual Perspective: Making meaning out of coping

October 15, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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Stress and the cumulative nature of stress can have a detrimental impact on the mind and body. In addition, different cultural and familial values can inform one’s decision to express stress in different ways, and whether to express stress and seek help accordingly. This presentation will cover the nature of stress, its impact on the mind and body as it relates to an academic performance from diverse lenses. The presentation will include recommendations on coping.

Presenter: Lavanya Devdas, Ph.D., MSW, Psychologist, Cornell Health


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