Tag: mental health

The truth about stress and mental health in college

| November 10, 2015 | 1 Comment
The truth about stress and mental health in college

In 2013, anxiety and depression were surveyed as the top mental illnesses on college campuses, according to the American Psychological Association. 41.6 percent of students surveyed showed signs of severe anxiety and 36.4 percent showed symptoms of depression. Psychologists see numbers growing in cases of reported mental health issues and still continue to do work […]

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Jam for Cam, rock for a cause

| September 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Jam for Cam, rock for a cause

One in every four Americans will suffer from mental illness in any given year, according to a study from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Considering how many of those 25 percent are college students, it’s clear how the issue can affect many UNC Charlotte students. Cameron Shelton was one such student, whose mental […]

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