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Counseling Center staff host a journal group

Counseling Center staff host a journal group

Karrington Bradley, Reporter

February 20, 2019

The Counseling Center hosted Find Your Voice, a journaling group to help students have a creative outlet to express their feelings. The first meeting took place Feb. 18. Laura Hetrick, licensed professional counselor, said, "The main purpose is to have an activity and some therapeutic outlet for students ...

Psychology Clinic, an underutilized resource

Alana Earle, Reporter

September 18, 2018

To give students, faculty and staff another resource for discussing personal issues, the Psychology Clinic, located in O'Donohoe Room 107, is primarily a graduate student-run service, with the exception of the licensed psychologists who oversee the graduate students. Funded by the psychology department, the clinic aims to help faculty, staff,...

Social Work minor student: ‘Happy Endings Can Come From Struggles’

Herbert McCullough, Reporter

October 7, 2017

On Oct. 6, the Social Workers Action Together and the MSU branch of Phi Alpha National Social Work Honors Society hosted a screening of the movie The Silver Linings Playbook. Lea Ann Reyes, social work senior and SWAT president, said that this movie is about a character named Patrizio “Pat” Solitano...

Truths of having an emotional support animal

Truths of having an emotional support animal

The Wichitan

September 19, 2017

Mental health is a pressing matter — depression and anxiety can be considered taboo, especially in the African-American community. We don’t talk about it. We have people grow up with destructive coping methods, like alcohol, drugs or self-harm, because they never talked about these issues ...

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