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Northwestern approves 3 new positions for Counseling and Psychological Services

Cat Zakrzewski, Campus Editor

May 29, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

After repeated calls for improved mental health services on campus, Student Affairs has approved the funding of three additional therapists for Counseling and Psychological Services next academic year. The Undergraduate Budget...

Letter to the Editor: Northwestern in need of more effective counseling services

Emily Davidson

May 7, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, October 16, 2012, I was standing at the corner of Foster and Sheridan at the crosswalk right in front of Kellogg. I saw a car hit a pedestrian, sending the NU student and fellow Plexian flying up in the air...

New, centralized mental health website to come by quarter’s end

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

May 5, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

Administrators and student government officials say a new online portal centralizing Northwestern’s mental health and well-being resources will launch before students leave for the summer — potentially as soon as this week. Associated...

Editorial: Administrators should work to ensure utmost effectiveness of mental health initiatives

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

May 5, 2013

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The state of mental health resources at Northwestern has dominated campus dialogue this year and will likely culminate in a decision this month on whether and how to expand the staff at Counseling and Psychological Services. As...