For Mental Health Awareness Week which begins Sunday, October 5, the Daily Collegian Staff organized a special issue to discuss mental health conditions, treatment, personal experiences, policy, history, campus-related issues and its stigmatization in society today.
Club works to discuss mental health and stomp out stigma.
A college campus must have an open discussion on mental health, says Daily Collegian Managing Editor Patrick Hoff.
Underrepresentation and marginalization of women in society is responsible for higher incidences of mental health disorders among women than men, says Brianna Zimmerman.
Isaac Simon discusses how trying to keep perspective on one’s life helps to create the context in which one can understand her or his mental illness.
Depression is not something to be ashamed of and help is out there, says Steven Gillard.
Joel Menasha ’06 believes UMass “should have known better” regarding ‘Logan’s’ addiction and must do better in the future to protect the lives of its students.
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Noosha Uddin argues that deinstitutionalization failed to achieve its goals of better mental health treatment and reduce stigmatization of people with mental health disorders.