How to Help College Students Counteract Depression and AnxietyMarch 13, 2019 |
by John Greden
One in 5 students battle depression, anxiety and related mood disorders during their college years. Suicide is the second-leading cause of death among people ages 15 to 34 in the U.S., according to the National Institute of Mental Health.
Depression is the most common underlying cause for these deaths.
Unfortunately, there is no single known cause for depression and related mood disorders, and more than half of those who suffer do not instantly improve with treatment.