Personal Development

Personal development is an ongoing process of self-improvement in your career, education, or personal life, or in all these areas. It is about setting goals for yourself and putting plans in place to reach those goals.

If you are looking to explore your personal development, check out these resources on STFX Campus:

Internal Resources

StFX Peer Support Program.  Program to provide non-judgmental student-to-student support.  Click here for more information

StFX Flourish at X Program:  Flourish @ X is a program available through the STFX, Health and Counselling Centre that uses Positive Psychology to help promote a healthy mental well-being. The program consists of a mix of workshops and events on campus to help build upon personal development.

Academic Advising: Academic Advising is a resource on campus that helps students to develop an educational plan to help fulfill their academic goals.  To make an appointment, click here.

External Resources

Career Planning:  Career Cruising is an online tool used for career planning and exploration. This resource is available to StFX Students (Username: stfx; Password: careers).

Personality and Lifestyle Quizzes:  Lifestyle and Personality quizzes are a great resource for individuals who want to learn more about themselves. This allows individuals to find out what their qualities and hobbies are, which can help lead them to identify jobs that will set them up for success. 

"Who am I meant to be?" Quiz