Faculty Mental HealthNovember 14, 2018 |
As apparently 3,000 different authors have said: “Be kind: Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.” This is in essence a plea for compassion. People are a product of their past experiences and battles. And that means that sometimes those things take a toll in terms of mental health. It is true everywhere. Yes, even among faculty members at universities. I should know: You can’t have a childhood like mine and walk away without some scars.