Training course

Stress Management 22/23

How have you been handling your stress lately?

Stress is a hot topic. Not the least amongst students. Students report for example that they experience stress in relation to study pressure, study loans and social media. This training course helps you to manage your (study)stress better.

Organised by Student Training & Support

Wed 24 May 2023 19:00

Duration 4 Wednesdays: 24, 31 May & 7, 14 June 2023 | 19.00-21.30h
Venue Forum, building number 102
Room V0031
Price Free

Manage your (study) stress in an effective way

Stress is part of life. It makes us run for our life when in physical danger, and it gives you that extra bit of energy to cram for your exams. However, chronic stress can cause problems. This training course is built around questions like: What do we mean with stress? What causes stress? How to deal with these causes? How to deal with your stress?

You will work on recognising negative, self-undermining thoughts and how to think more constructively. Additionally, you will learn how to make use of your qualities, set priorities and to apply relaxation techniques.

The goal is to offer you insights and tools that can help you managing your (study) stress in an effective way.

1. Your relation with stress

During this meeting you will take a close look at your relation with stress. What does stress mean to you? How do you cope with stress? And how do your coping strategies affect your life?

2. Root cause of your stress

We will focus on the root cause of stress. Especially we will pay attention to the effects of your thoughts and convictions in relation to the occurrence of stress.

3. Dealing with negative emotions

How do you deal with negative emotions and tension. How can you cope with negative emotions, tensions and stress without letting them overwhelm you.

4. Psychological flexibity

The last meeting is about integrating thoughts, emotions and behavior. You handle setbacks with more self confidence. You may bend, but do not break easily under pressure. You gain psychological flexibility.

Practical information

We expect you to attend all 4 sessions of the training course!

Group size max 12 students
Language English
Duration 4 x 2,5 hours
Cost Free of charge; offered by Student Training & Support
Self-study as much as you need

Are you interested to join this course in the future (2023-2024), you can share your contact details by clicking 'Register here'. As soon as new details are published we will send you an e-mail.