As Students Struggle With Stress And Depression, Colleges Act As Counselors
from The New York Times
From Feb. 28:
The email set off alarms at Ithaca College. "I'm literally fighting for my life but staying safe," 22-year-old Christopher Biehn emailed a professor in late September. "I won't be in class today (or perhaps for a bit) & just pray I won't be hospitalized long-term." As Biehn prepared to check into a psychiatric ward four hours from campus, a crisis team from the private liberal arts college in central New York swung into action.
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