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CAPS outreach and education programs increased by 4.1 percent last year

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

More than 10,500 Northwestern students, faculty and staff were reached through Counseling and Psychological Services' outreach and education programs last year, representing a 4.1 percent increase from the 2013-2014 academic...

Northwestern struggles to fill CARE positions while center remains understaffed

Olivia Exstrum, Assistant Campus Editor

November 25, 2014

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

The search to fill the two still-vacant positions at Northwestern’s Center for Awareness, Response, and Education hasn’t been an easy one.

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Student use of CAPS increases

Christine Farolan, Copy Chief

November 7, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

The number of students using Counseling and Psychological Services has increased by about 22 percent compared to Fall Quarter last year. About 1,250 students have used CAPS services so far this year, executive director...

CARE reports increase in students using its services

Paige Leskin, Reporter

August 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories

The Center for Awareness, Response and Education reported a nearly 50 percent increase in the number of services it provided to Northwestern students during the 2013-14 academic year. In an annual report, which was released...

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...

New Wildcat Welcome programs spotlight campus safety resources

Amy Whyte, Reporter

April 18, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

A new Essential NU that focuses on campus safety will be part of a handful of changes to Wildcat Welcome coming this fall. In addition to the Mental Health ENU that was announced in January, new students will attend orientation...