It’s time for universities to step up their mental health support

When you begin applying to university, all you ever hear being echoed left, right and centre by teachers, university students and lecturers is: “You’ll love it” and “It’ll be the best time of your life“. This may be the case for the majority, but it is simply not the case for everyone. Mental health at university […]

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‘Blue Monday’

January 15th: Blue Monday Let’s face it, Monday’s are always the bane of everyone’s lives. Added to the fact we are slap bang, right in the middle of a bleak winter and it’s raining – a recipe to cause a slump in anyone’s mood. However, it is important to remember that the idea behind Blue […]

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More should be done to help students with mental health problems at Uni

With over half a million people preparing to make the daunting transition to university life over the coming weeks, prospective students will be full of excitement, however for some it is a nerve-wracking time. With the cost of university fees and increasingly competitive job markets today, students are under immense pressure to succeed – now […]

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Don’t Brush Your Mental Health Under The Carpet

Originally posted on Victoria Affleck:
Over the last few days it has been brought to my attention via the news that the number of Bristol student’s that have commit suicide this academic year has increased to five. It deeply saddens me that people are not getting the help they want and, very much, need in this…

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Don’t Brush Your Mental Health Under The Carpet

Over the last few days it has been brought to my attention via the news that the number of Bristol student’s that have commit suicide this academic year has increased to five. It deeply saddens me that people are not getting the help they want and, very much, need in this day and age at university. […]

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