Mental Health America back to campus


Type:  Other
Author:  Mental Health America (MHA)
Publisher:  Mental Health America (MHA)

This webpage provides links to helpful resources for college students, especially those new to college life, who may be experiencing stress or mental health difficulties. It includes information on stress and academic performance, substance abuse and depression, self-care as well as the Back to Campus toolkit. The toolkit features fact sheets for students and a poster/flyer and information for colleges and universities about what types of services should be in place to address the mental health needs of the student body. There is also a link to the MHA report, Young People and Suicide: Safeguarding your Students against Suicide.

Populations:  Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years
Settings:  Colleges and Universities
About Suicide:  Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Risk and Protective Factors, Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse
Strategies:  Treatment