News in Review Crisis on Campus: Mental Health Demands Surge New

News in Review Crisis on Campus: Mental Health Demands Surge New

There’s an increasing demand for mental health services on college and university campuses across Canada. That’s because the latest statistics show that one in five post-secondary students suffers from some kind of mental health issue. It can range from feeling overwhelmed to depression and suicidal thoughts. The number of students seeking counselling is multiplying so fast, colleges and universities are having trouble keeping up. And that can mean long delays for people in need. The CBC’s Nick Purdon looks at two universities and how they are tackling the crisis differently.

  • 2017
  • 00:12:48
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/20/2017
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