Starting the conversation: College and your mental health

Date: 2016
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Manual
Author:  National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and the JED Foundation
Publisher:  National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

This guide was written to provide parents and students with important information about mental health during the college years in order that they may start and continue a conversation that ensures students receive the mental health support they need. 

Populations:  Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years
Settings:  Colleges and Universities
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Warning Signs