Mental Health

Bliss App
College

Students Launch App for Mental Health Resources

Two students have launched “Bliss: Harvard Mental Health,” a mobile app compiling dozens of mental health resources on campus.

Table Talk
College

Table Talk Breaks ‘Icy’ Barrier Between Students

“When you're rushing from one place to the next, you can't get a real conversation in,” said Amitai B. Abouzaglo ’20, one of the founders of Table Talk.

Love Your Body Day
Mental Health

Love Your Body Day

Cassandra S. Hastie '18 takes a photo of Karen M. Maldonado '18 during ECHO's "Love Your Body Day" event in Ticknor Lounge Thursday evening. Hastie and Maldonado are both ECHO peer counselors.

Love Your Body Day
College

Celebrating Body Positivity, ECHO Holds Annual 'Love Your Body Day'

“We’re here to become a space where people can talk about body image, love their bodiest,” Maldonado said. “I think that’s an important thing we are trying to emphasize this year.”

Austin Hall
Harvard Law School

Law School Student Leadership Plans Mental Health Initiatives

The Harvard Law School student government will conduct a mental health survey in early November as part of a broader effort to address mental health issues on campus.

World Mental Health Day
Student Groups

World Mental Health Day

Student Mental Health Liaisons hand out green ribbons and "toolkit" sheets courtesy of Counseling and Mental Health Services at the Science Center Plaza Tuesday afternoon.

Smehmood
Scrutiny

Half the Battle: First-Generation Students at Harvard

First-generation students are navigating uncharted territory. As the first in their immediate families to pursue education at a four-year college or university, they have to surmount all the usual challenges of Harvard. But they face an additional hurdle: their parents can’t give them advice on surviving college.

UC Meeting 10/2
College

UC Funds Mental Health Event Through GOHC

For the first time, the Undergraduate Council will provide funds to directly help bring a speaker to campus.

HUHS
College

HUHS

Because the Smith Campus Center continues to be under renovation, the temporary entrance to HUHS is marked with a sign.

HerCampus College Fashion Week
Music

Photos of the Weekend 09.24.17

UHS
College

HUHS to Offer Remote Counseling Services Through iHope

Harvard University Health Services may refer students to remote counseling through a partnership with telemedicine company iHope Network.

Lowell Construction
College

Peer Counseling Groups Relocate During Lowell Construction

Renovations in Lowell House have forced two peer counseling groups, ECHO and Response, to seek new spaces on campus for the next two years.

Harvard Medical School
Student Life

Medical School Takes Steps to Clarify Mental Health Policies

A survey of Medical School students found that one in five students screened positive for depression, and only one in five of those students reported that they had been treated.

Student Groups

Student Liaisons Host First-Ever Mental Health Week

In the midst of a hectic reading period, students took a break from cramming for finals by attending mental health-themed events as part of Mental Health Week.

Indigo Peer Counseling
College

Indigo Peer Counseling To Return in Fall 2017

After not offering counseling services for a year, Indigo Peer Counseling announced that it will once again provide counseling in the fall 2017 semester.