Mental health

A small break, a big difference

With today’s growing awareness of mental health on university campuses, Queen’s students seem to have it pretty good in terms of access to services. Student Wellness Services, AMS Peer Support Centre, the Jack Project and other initiatives on campus all offer an outlet for counselling and advice on everything to do with one’s mental health.Continue...

Online Psychology Network announced by AMS

Queen’s students seeking mental health services can now bypass long wait times, complex booking systems and extensive commutes with a few clicks of a mouse.Continue...

Mental health initiatives Thrive at Queen’s

Through ukulele lessons and conversational ball pits, a new initiative is carving out a narrative around mental health at Queen’s.Continue...

Queen’s collaborates with St. Lawrence to develop mental health resources

In a collaborative effort between Queen’s and St. Lawrence College, a new set of mental health resources are now available to accommodate students at post-secondary schools across Ontario....Continue...

The battle against mental illness

I can’t remember a time when mental illness wasn’t a part of my life. From a young age, depression and anxiety permeated almost every aspect of it.Continue...

Taking self-care seriously

More people are coming to understand mental health as existing on a spectrum: with debilitating mental illness on one side and mental wellness on the other.Continue...

Wait times persistent barrier to student health

Over the last half-decade, Queen’s has dramatically changed the way it provides student health services, but it has yet to make lengthy waiting times a thing of the past.Continue...

Exam Centre still a priority even after delay

With the former Physical Education Centre (PEC) identified as the future home of Health, Counselling and Disability Services (HCDS), the University hopes to make progress on the delayed Exam Centre project.Continue...

Health and Wellness Centre in the works

The PEC has been identified as the location of a new Student Wellness Centre.Continue...

Saying bye to Mike

On June 17, the University Club filled with Queen’s students and faculty alike to celebrate the retirement of Dr. Michael “Mike” Condra, and to say goodbye.Continue...

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