Research + News | Topic: Depression
Dec 20, 2021
1 In 3 College Freshmen Has Depression, Anxiety
Starting college can be a time of fun, new experiences and growth. Yet it can also be a rough transition for many students who struggle with mental health issues. Read the article here.
Mar 5, 2021
Depression, Anxiety, Loneliness Are Peaking In College Students
New nationwide survey data uncovers college students’ current mental health challenges and needs. Read the article here.
Sep 5, 2019
Mental Health Concerns On The Rise For College Students
Serious mental health concerns – like suicidal thinking, severe depression, and self-harm behaviours – more than doubled among college students between 2007-2018. Read the article here.
Nov 5, 2018
More College Students Seeking Mental Health Care
Anxiety, depression and panic attacks are sending U.S. college students to mental health clinics in record numbers, a new study finds. Read the article here.
Oct 26, 2016
5 Reasons Today’s College Students Are Nothing Like We Were
How can we connect with young people? The first step is understanding them. Read this blog post from Fuller Youth Institute here.
Jul 1, 2016
Helicopter Parenting Can Hinder College-Age Kids
A new study finds that parents who are too involved with their college-age kids could indirectly lead to issues such as depression and anxiety.
Read the full article here.
Nov 25, 2015
Suicide On Campus and the Pressure of Perfection
The number of undergraduates who commit suicide each year is 1,100.
Read the article here.
Nov 11, 2015
What’s Happening to College Students Today?
Tim Elmore explores anxiety, depression, and suicide rates among college students and what we can do to help.
Read his blog post here.