Too often, people parrot off the phrase “it’s okay not to be okay.” We should strive for clearer, more helpful dialogue about mental health.
It’s been yet another semester of month-long waits and patient complaints, and now a panel of outside specialists is on campus to evaluate Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services.
Pomona College students are over-stressed and lack the resources to thrive – they need to take some time to chill out.
It’s difficult to completely ignore the internet and its conflicts, so instead, personal limits need to be set to prevent digital self harm.
Some problems don’t rank highly enough for therapy. For those, there’s always late-night, heartfelt posts on Instagram.
Monsour Counseling and Pyschological Services is hiring more therapists to become competitive with other institutions in the area.
Despite Claremont McKenna touting itself as one of the “happiest colleges,” the reality for many students, especially marginalized students, is anything but happy.
Pomona College sponsors told TSL they frequently feel ill-prepared to assist students in crisis and are wary about recommending students to on-campus mental health resources.
Pomona’s president pledges “we will do better” in response to student criticisms of mental health resources.
Pomona College plans to implement new off-campus therapy policies that would cover students’ co-pays, Dean of Students Avis Hinkson announced.