Preparing for Placement

Program overview

This workshop focuses on ways to assist you to make the most of your fieldwork experiences, and to overcome the common challenges faced on practical placement.

In this workshop, you will learn how to develop resilience for challenges you may face when on prac. It aims to assist students who are in any way feeling anxious or concerned about their placement.

Topics covered include understanding what stress is, the fight or flight response, strategies for managing stress generally, effective communication when on placement, how to better receive feedback, and coping with setbacks.

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