mental health

Thu, Oct 15, 2015, 10:04pm
Active Minds at Columbia University—a student group focused on raising mental health awareness on campus and reducing the stigma of mental health—is hoping to increase its presence on campus this semester through collaborations with Stressbusters, photo campaigns, and awareness weeks.
Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 10:05pm
There were no mental health workshops at NSOP this year, and students on the Mental Health Task Force—a student group focused on improving policies for students with mental health issues—want to fix that.
Tue, Sep 22, 2015, 3:07am
Columbia researchers helped create the first computer-driven method of predicting with 100% accuracy the development of psychosis.  
Mon, Sep 14, 2015, 1:58am
The way Columbia processes students’ mental health crises leaves them feeling like they’re being punished for not just breezing through four years of college.
Thu, Sep 10, 2015, 1:01pm
The beginning of classes can often go hand in hand with the beginning of anxiety, stress, depression, and other inconvenient psychological and emotional issues. As the semester kicks off, you may want to bookmark this comprehensive list of mental health services in case you ever need to reach out...
Tue, Apr 28, 2015, 2:09am
Illustrator Ji Hoo Woo comments on the helplessness students feel despite the numerous resources available for mental health.
Wed, Apr 22, 2015, 11:47pm
Does taking a mental health-inspired medical leave from Columbia lead to happiness? Not exactly...
Sun, Apr 12, 2015, 7:06pm
Mental Health Awareness Week starts tomorrow, and it promises to be both interesting and informative. Put on by Active Minds, it'll mainly consist of talks on mental health (on Tuesday and Wednesday), but also features some bigger events on Low Plaza on Monday and Friday.
Wed, Apr 8, 2015, 12:43am
Columnist Julie Moon argues that the stereotype of all artists as mentally and emotionally unstable is untrue. In fact, artists should, and often do, rely on mental and emotional well-being to be their best creative selves.  
Fri, Apr 3, 2015, 7:52am
It looks like another beautiful day, Columbia! Well, okay, I haven't really "looked" yet because I'm still in bed, but hope springs eternal.