Category: Dori Hutchinson

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

May 11th, 2015 in 2015, Dori Hutchinson, Newsmakers, Sargent College 0 comments

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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..

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“I really feel there’s a lot of stigma around those issues. There’s enormous shame when a student is diagnosed that I think comes from our society, comes from people’s families. Part of what we’re doing in our suicide prevention efforts on campuses is that we’re trying to promote this idea that help seeking is a positive adult behavior, and that everyone struggles.”

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Campus stress: Student debt

December 7th, 2012 in 2012, Centers & Institutes in the News, Dori Hutchinson, Newsmakers, Sargent College, WCVB 0 comments

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Dori Hutchinson, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College, Center for Psychiatric Rehabiliation

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Campus stress

December 7th, 2012 in 2012, Centers & Institutes in the News, Dori Hutchinson, Larry Kohn, Margaret Ross, Newsmakers, Sargent College, WCVB 0 comments

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Dori Hutchinson, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Larry Kohn, College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Margaret Ross, Student Health Services

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Defusing stress on campus

August 13th, 2012 in 2012, Boston Globe, Centers & Institutes in the News, Dori Hutchinson, Newsmakers, Sargent College 0 comments

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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 to prevent them…

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