Mental health

Georgia State University outsources counseling center's clinical staff

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At Georgia State, the psychologists who helped students complained about some university policies they viewed as hurting their patients. Then the university outsourced their jobs.

Community college counselors face challenges, survey shows

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Community college mental health counselors report that their duties include academic and career advising, limiting time available to help on psychological issues.

 

Lawsuit over therapy dog raises questions about university housing

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Colleges might have to be more careful in answering that question from now on, thanks to federal suit against university that denied student's request for a dog in her apartment.

Student Created College Poker Site Causes Concern

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Arizona State student thinks he may have created a safe alternative to online gambling sites. Some gaming experts aren't so sure.

'Last Day on Earth'

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The life of the Northern Illinois grad who killed 5 there is recounted in new book -- with lessons for colleges on gun control, mental health and what they do right.

A Fee Not Worth the Cost?

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Per-session payments disappear at many campus counseling centers, but some add limits on visits.

When Words Can Fail

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Outside the perimeter of life’s expected stresses lies the potential for traumatic stress. Maria Shine Stewart reflects as an anniversary approaches.

Med Students' Own Mental Health Care

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A study published Tuesday paints a grim picture of America’s increasingly stressed medical students, in what researchers say they hope will be a “wake-up call” to the nation’s medical schools and health care policy makers.

The study, led by the Cambridge Health Alliance, a hospital system near Boston, includes data from 115 of the nation’s medical schools, looking specifically at what type of health insurance they offer to students with mental health and substance abuse problems.

Counseling and Chinese Culture

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More Mandarin-speaking students are enrolling in college, and counseling centers must address their special needs, psychologists say.

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