New survey data shows that depression, uncertainty, and other student mental health concerns linger even while support networks are growing

COVID remains detrimental to student mental health


New survey data shows that depression, uncertainty, and other student mental health concerns linger even while support networks are growing

COVID-19 continues to negatively impact student mental health, with one in four students reporting a significant increase in depression, according to new research.

“An uncertain fall semester has continued to impact students’ mental health across all demographics,” said Laura Horne, chief program officer of Active Minds, a nonprofit promoting mental health awareness and education for young adults. The new research comes from an Active Minds survey of
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