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Brattoli ’19 dies following stroke

August 17, 2018 0 comments

Anthony Brattoli ’19 died July 18, wrote Vice President for Student Life Eric Estes and Dean of the College Rashid Zia in a community- wide email July 31. He passed away in his home city Chicago after experiencing a cerebral hemorrhage and entering a coma in the Czech Republic.

Twenty-three percent of students prescribed mental health medication

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Twenty-three percent of students prescribed mental health medication

April 26, 2018 0 comments

The Herald’s spring undergraduate poll found that 13.3 percent of students have been prescribed medication for depression and 16.6 percent for anxiety.

Student panelists at a town hall shared their experiences with mental health resources on campus. They called for increased transparency and access and emphasized the importance of continuous improvement.

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Students talk mental health at town hall

April 20, 2018 0 comments

At a mental health town hall yesterday, five student panelists praised reforms to mental health and disability services on campus while also vocalizing their discontent with a continued lack of transparency and systemic limits to resource accessibility.

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CAPS launches new Wellness Life Hacks workshops

January 28, 2018 0 comments

Counseling and Psychological Services will offer four new workshops through their new project, called Wellness Life Hacks this semester.

CAPS introduces new policies to improve care

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CAPS introduces new policies to improve care

September 26, 2017 0 comments

For the first time, Counseling and Psychological Services allowed students to meet with therapists without scheduling an appointment beforehand.

Health, wellness director to depart in June

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Health, wellness director to depart in June

April 6, 2017 0 comments

The University’s executive director of health and wellness, Unab Khan, will leave the University at the end of June, the University announced.

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Brown hosts second annual Ivy League mental health conference

February 26, 2017 0 comments

Student delegations from all Ivy League universities convened at Brown over the weekend for the second annual Ivy League Mental Health Conference.

CAPS hosts informational open hours at student centers

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CAPS hosts informational open hours at student centers

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Counseling and Psychological Services expanded “Let’s Talk” to the Nelson Fitness Center and the First-Generation College and Low-Income Student Center.

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CAPS unveils mental health screening site, online quizzes

October 25, 2016 0 comments

This semester, Counseling and Psychological Services introduced an anonymous online self-screening tool for students to evaluate their mental health.

CAPS eliminates limit of seven sessions

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CAPS eliminates limit of seven sessions

September 9, 2016 0 comments

The Office of Counseling and Psychological Services has removed its seven-session limit on appointments in order to increase flexibility and accessibility