Category: Dori Hutchinson

Students Crippled by Anxiety

MomZette Dori Hutchinson, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College Carefree youth is an oxymoron. The pressures from school are overwhelming, resulting in crippling anxiety for many students… Expert quote: “We parent differently and we protect our kids from a lot of normal disappointments in the name of getting a leg up. They get […]

Shedding stigma to stop suicides on college campuses

CNN.com Dori Hutchinson, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College Colleges are trying to help students learn to cope while also addressing mental health issues… Expert quote: “We’re listening because there’s so much student distress out there and we know from the research… two-thirds of the students, when they’re really struggling, they don’t go […]

Colleges Work To Prevent Suicide And Fight Stigma Around Mental Health On Campus

WBUR “CommonHealth” Dori Hutchinson, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College As another academic year winds down, many colleges are reviewing how they raise awareness of mental health issues on campus, and what additional steps they can take to try to prevent suicide among students.. Expert quote: “I really feel there’s a lot of […]

Defusing stress on campus

Boston Globe Dori Hutchinson, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College; Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Hutchinson, the director of services at Boston University’s Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, has strong feelings about why young people commit horrific crimes such as the recent mass shooting in Aurora, Colo. — and what colleges and universities can do […]