Category: Sargent College

5 Ways to Manage Your Chronic Illness at Work

Business News Daily referencing Zlatka Russinova, Sargent College “When you deal with regular pain or distress in the form of a chronic illness, it has a significant impact on your daily life…” Expert reference: “Zlatka Russinova, Ph.D. and research associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at the Boston University Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, […]

Neurological issues may drive common voice disorders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2017 CONTACT: Stephanie Rotondo, Sargent College at 617-353-7476 or rotondos@bu.edu Neurological issues may drive common voice disorders Abnormal voice patterns thought to be created by emotional stress may instead be due to breakdowns in speech motor control. Hyperfunctional voice disorders (HVDs) are hard to describe but easy to hear. People with the […]

Colleges Get Proactive in Addressing Depression on Campus

New York Times quoting Dori Hutchinson, Sargent College “Hailey Kim, who came from South Korea to study pharmacy at Rutgers University’s campus in New Brunswick, found herself at the entrance of the school’s mental health center, terrified of going in or walking away…” Expert quote: “…the capacity as an adult to be responsible and flexible […]