Promoting law student well-being through a first year law subject
Field, Rachael M. & Duffy, James (2012) Promoting law student well-being through a first year law subject. In ADR in Legal Education and Promoting Student Wellbeing Forum, 20-21 February 2012, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC. (Unpublished)
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-First, the incidence of psychological distress in law students is uncomfortably high.
-Second, we cannot identify with precision the exact factors that are causing this psychological distress.
-Third, cross sectional studies (by themselves) cannot tell us whether it is law school that is creating these levels of psychological distress, or whether prospective law students already possess these attributes.
-Fourth, if law school is somehow causing or contributing to this psychological distress, cross sectional studies (by themselves) cannot tell us when in the law degree psychological distress is most likely to occur.
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|Item Type:||Conference Item (Presentation)|
|Keywords:||law school, psychological distress, depression, mental well-being, hope, resilience, curriculum|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 The Authors|
|Deposited On:||09 Jul 2012 08:51|
|Last Modified:||12 Oct 2012 11:21|
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