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How first-aid kits for mental health symptoms are helping Canadian university students

In the midst of yet another panic attack, Tina Chan realized she needed better help. Chan was a first-year student at the University of Waterloo, and the transition from high school wasn’t going ... read more

Moncton college hands out mental health first aid kits to students

Back to school can be an overwhelming time for students who struggle with anxiety. That’s why Oulton College in Moncton has decided to hand out mental health first aid kits to ... about similar kits ... read more

Student-led mental health initiatives shift supports on campus

As Canadian ... Health Assessment, a survey that presents the health data of students so schools know where to target their services. University of Waterloo students to get mental health first aid ... read more

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California colleges, like USC, are in the midst of a mental health care crisis. Can help come fast enough?

They were role playing in a two-day training seminar about Mental Health First Aid, and mincing words wasn’t really an option. Hourigan and Yuan were two of some 20 faculty, staff and university ... ... read more


There are signs your teens may think about suicide. Here’s how you can get them help.

In Madison County, local mental health agencies work in the schools to train educators and to counsel students. Attendees listen at the Youth Mental Health First Aid seminar ... about how to help ... read more

Too Much of This Tied to Poor Teen Mental Health

FRIDAY, July 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Teens who frequently use social media are more likely to say they struggle with mental health concerns that are not being addressed, new Canadian research ... ... read more

Waterloo-developed mental health first aid kits give accessible support

A mental health support kit developed by a Waterloo woman has been widely distributed among university students ... to help people get more immediate access to support in times of struggle. "The main ... read more

For some students, the transition to university can be hard on mental health

In a few weeks, more than two million students will step ... best to advocate for their own mental health. It's named after his eldest son Jack, who died by suicide in March, 2010, during his first ... read more

How the trauma of Hurricane Harvey plagues some survivors' mental health 1 year later

“Harvey was a terrible storm that affected people, especially by flooding, that had never been disaster survivors,” said Dr. Charles Figley, the Tulane University ... these symptoms gradually go away. ... read more

How mental health should be taught in Canadian schools

They’re identifying depressive symptoms ... for school curriculums to touch on mental health, materials and tool kits aren’t streamlined and teachers voluntarily sign up for programs designed to help ... read more

Internet Addiction May Signal Mental Health Issues

18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Internet addiction may signal other mental health issues among college students, according to a new study. Canadian researchers say ... internet use of 254 freshmen at ... read more



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