SMU Active Minds: Faces of Mental Health video series Part II (Monica Gallegos)

>>So, I had my first panic attack soon after graduating college. On paper, you would think I’d be really happy. I am a first generation student, so I accomplished something huge that my parents weren’t able to do. But still, despite that accomplishment, despite how proud I should have been, something wasn’t right. I still was dealing with a lot…

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Statistics about Mental Health

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among college students. One in four college students has a diagnosable mental illness and 40% do not seek help. Thirty-nine percent of students experience a significant mental health issue while in college. Eighty percent of college students feel overwhelmed by their responsibilities. Fifty percent of us will experience a mental health condition…

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Mental Health at the University of Washington

The University provides amazing opportunities. Opportunities to grow professionally, academically, and personally. But it also provides some amazing challenges, challenges in all those areas that challenge us academically, it challenges us professionally, and it challenges us personally. College can be really tough, because there’s a million things whizzing through your head all the time and you have to keep track…

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SMU Active Minds: Faces of Mental Health video series Part I (Summer Moss)

>>When I started PT school, I had this vision that I was going to help everyone. Everyone was going to be fit, everyone was going to be happy. I had all of this restless energy that I was going to fix everything. And within two weeks, I lost that vision. I was so drowned in deadlines and pressures that I…

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SMU Active Minds: Faces of Mental Health video series Part III (Nadine Huerta)

>>I was in my fourth semester of my program, I was in the middle of my preceptorship and things were going great. I had gotten the preceptorship I wanted, my grades were better than they have ever been. I felt like I was being really social, but something wasn’t right. And I knew this because — I mean I lacked…

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Kai Roberts || Active Minds Speaker

how's everyone doing good good thank you for everyone everyone for coming out I'm gonna get started with a song but my name is Kai Roberts I introduced myself further you know once we once we get started I was everyone feeling made some noise alright alright look look I branchy waiting get do anything advance made it that's fancy…

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