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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.

NYU Professors at Horizons Conference Share Psychedelic Research

NYU Professors at Horizons Conference Share Psychedelic Research

By Kristina Hayhurst, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU researchers discuss treating patients with psychedelic drugs at this year's Horizons Conference.

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.

NYU Drama Therapy Opens Its Doors

NYU Drama Therapy Opens Its Doors

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

November 18, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater, Top Stories

NYU's Drama Therapy Department put the question of what place theater has in therapy into a proper test this week with the premiere of its play "Behind the Doors."

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.

Mental health must be college health priority

Mental health must be college health priority

By Emily Fong, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion

As mental illness becomes a bigger and bigger part of the national discourse on personal health, it is imperative that we create some sort of safety net for the people who are struggling. Universities must be a huge part of this movement, because they represent a large portion of the population that is most at risk.

NYU professors band together to raise scholarship funds

NYU professors band together to raise scholarship funds

February 4, 2013


Filed under Features

When Richard Allen, professor of Cinema Studies at the Tisch School of the Arts, was creating a name for his band, he had a wealth of inspiration to choose from, including his favorite ’80s musicians the Kinks and Ray Davies, the Beatles, as well as countless classic films. Allen decided the name...