The current researcher is Mercy Lynn, a Doctoral Candidate at Liberty University. Mercy’s interest in International School Children began in college at Toccoa Falls College in North East Georgia and has grown throughout her academic career. She entered Liberty University’s Doctor of Philosophy in Professional Counseling Program in the fall of 2009. This research project is her final project before graduation. Mercy desires to be a counselor for International School Children and their families and endeavors to further the research in this population.
The current study is determining how a child’s experiences in adolescence will affect the child emotionally, spiritually, psychologically, and religiously. This information will be used to know how to better assist children in the future.