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NYU Bets You Would Text a Therapist

NYU Bets You Would Text a Therapist

By Alex Domb, News Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

The Wellness Center rolled out text-based therapy, but its efficacy is still unproven.

CMEP’s New Therapist Adds to Its Wealth of Student Resources

CMEP’s New Therapist Adds to Its Wealth of Student Resources

By Alesha Bradford, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

The Center for Multicultural Education and Programs (CMEP) offers health and academic services for students of various social identities—including HIV testing and a 24-hour bias response line.

Wellness Center Leaves Students Wanting More

By Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

November 16, 2015


Filed under News

The NYU Wellness Center's take on dealing with mental illness has been given mixed reviews by both graduates and undergraduates.

NYU Wellness Center inadequate for student needs

NYU Wellness Center inadequate for student needs

February 28, 2014


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In its most recent report, released in spring 2013, the American College Health Association detailed the overall health and well-being of college students across the country. The study found that sometime within the past 12 months, 31.8 percent of undergraduate students had felt “so depressed th...

NYU community reflects on tragedy

NYU community reflects on tragedy

January 28, 2014


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NYU students mourned the loss of a fellow student as the first day of classes started on Jan. 27. NYU Vice Chancellor Linda Mills notified the NYU community of his passing this morning via email. CAS freshman Drew Weber, who lives in Third Avenue North residence hall, said no one knew what was going ...

[UPDATE] Sexual assault near campus raises student concerns over university policies

[UPDATE] Sexual assault near campus raises student concerns over university policies

October 16, 2013


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UPDATE October 16, 2013 11:44 p.m.: According to NYU Public Safety, the NYPD have made an arrest regarding the attempted rape and robbery of an NYU student on Thompson Street. Original story as follows: A 20-year-old NYU student was put in a chokehold and nearly raped, according to police,...