For The Pre-Study Abroad Process. The initial inspiration for this proposal came from the chaos, stress and anxiety that come with packing for a medium to long-term trip. Yet, research revealed that the insight goes much further.
What was uncovered is that when a student chooses to study abroad there tends to be this commonality for friends and family to ignore the emotional uncertainty of the impending experience itself. Therefore the objective was to evaluate and understand how an individual prepares psychologically for a medium or long-term abroad experience.