Community College Students See Need for Mental Health TherapyJune 5, 2020 |
by Akemi Tamanaha
Stressed by classes, grades, jobs, personal issues and COVID-19, some California community college students are turning to mental health counseling. But the service is scarce and demand is high.
The problem is significant: One major study found that community college students reported higher rates of academic impairment due to mental health struggles than students attending the University of California or California State University.