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Facing a problem and unsure of the way forward?
Struggling to settle in?
Considering withdrawing?
Need someone to talk to in confidence?

Your Student Engagement Officers are located within your Faculty and are there to help you with any issues you are having at University that are affecting your wellbeing and/or your mental health.

We offer daily drop-ins and appointments on your campus. You can email studentengagement@ljmu.ac.uk to book an appointment to talk to your Student Engagement Officer in person or over the phone.

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Your Student Engagement Team

Group shot of LJMU's Student Engagement Team

Front left: Rebecca Gee, Student Engagement Manager, Student Engagement Officers: Wendy Lavin, Lorraine Black, Helen Fletcher, Adam O’ Neill. Back left: Jayne Appleton, Claire Flynn, Vanessa Caddick, Patrick Torpey, Jonny Parker

We are running workshops on the following subjects this semester:

Exam stress

For most students, exams are an inevitable part of the University experience. This workshop will cover coping strategies and techniques to manage some of the stresses and anxieties associated with exams and optimise your potential to succeed.

Thursday 10 January, 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Student Engagement and Advice Hub at Bryom Street

Monday 29 April, 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Aquinas Building reception

Thursday 2 May, 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Student Engagement and Advice Hub at Bryom Street

Email studentengagement@ljmu.ac.uk for more information and to book your place.

Managing anxiety

This session aims to help your understanding of the physical and psychological aspects of anxiety, identifying triggers and lifestyle pressures. The sessions will explain panic attacks, and consider negative v positive self-management strategies to provide you with techniques to help you learn to manage anxiety more effectively.

You can participate as much or as little as you want to.

Tuesday 5 February 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Aquinas building reception

Thursday 7 February, 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Student Engagement and Advice Hub at Byrom Street

Email studentengagement@ljmu.ac.uk for more information and to book your place.

What's next for you?

Where did the last 3 years go? This workshop will prepare you for leaving university and taking the next step. It will also help you understand your options and give you advice to support a good transition.

Tuesday 9 April, 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Aquinas Building reception

Thursday 7 February, 4.00 - 5.00pm
Meet at the Student Engagement and Advice Hub at Byrom Street

Email studentengagement@ljmu.ac.uk for more information and to book your place.