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Mental and Behavioral Health

Interesting People Doing Important Work, Laura Horne, MPH

If you want to know what students think about mental health, ask Active Minds. The national network of student leaders is the go-to voice on the ground when it comes to college student emotional and behavioral health. And if you want to know why it matters, ask Laura Horne, Active…

MCQ. Issue 19
10/19/2020
Mental and Behavioral Health

Active Minds COVID-19 Survey

In early October, Active Minds released new data about the mental health impact of COVID-19, showing that students are experiencing negative and worsening mental health affects due to the pandemic. In a nationwide survey of 2,051 college students conducted in September, Active Minds found that students reported experiencing stress or…

MCQ. Issue 19
10/19/2020
Mental and Behavioral Health, Student Success

Science Summary

Coronavirus and Mental Health In April, Active Minds, the nation’s premier nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness and education for students, surveyed 2,086 college students about the impact of COVID-19 on their mental health. In the survey,  80% reported that COVID-19 had negatively impacted their mental health, and 1 in…

MCQ. Issue 18
07/14/2020
Mary Christie Quarterly provides news, information and commentary on the policy issues that impact the health and wellness of young adults.

The McFeed is a weekly roundup of news and research on the health and wellness of college students.