Exam Stress & Pressure

Support & Advice

Taking exams can be a very stressful time for students. Learning how to cope and manage stress is an important learning process.

ChildLine provide a great source of information and support please follow the link below to their website: ChildLine website >>

Progression Coaches

Your first point of contact should be your lecturer or progression coach to discuss any concerns you may have.

Beat Exam Stress by Childline

ChildLine have produced a brochure wit some really helpful tips and advise on dealing with exam stress. Check it out here: Beat Exam Stress Brochure >>

Counselling Service

East Durham College also offers a counselling service for students. The counselling service has a base at the Peterlee and Houghall campuses.

You can contact the counselling team directly on their mobile phones. Please call 07506 446 455 or email the team at: EDCcounselling@eastdurham.ac.uk

Alternatively, you can book an appointment with the counsellors through Student Services, Reception or your Progression Coach.

Any questions?

Please use the enquiry form below or call Student Services on 0191 518 8222 to discuss your options.

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