Month: November 2016

Tips to Deal with Homesickness While Study Abroad

Homesickness is distress or impairment caused by an actual or anticipated separation from specific home environment or attachment objects. Feelings of longing are often accompanied by anxiety and depression. These symptoms might range from mild to severe. If you have planned to study abroad then you should prepare yourself for some feelings of homesickness. Regardless of how excited and prepared you are for your upcoming experience you are bound to miss home. Feelings of loneliness and sadness are not strange for students who study abroad. Don’t let these feelings to affect your future, you should be prepared to deal with these feelings. Here are some ways to deal with them: read more