Bibliographic Details

Raising mental health awareness in higher education : emerging research and opportunities / Melissa Martin, Jean Mockry, Alison Puliatte, Denise A Simard, Maureen E. Squires.

Author / Creator Martin, Melissa, 1986- author.
Imprint Hershey, PA : Medical Information Science Reference (an imprint of IGI Global), [2018]
Description ix, 136 pages ; 27 cm.
Language English
Series Advances in psychology, mental health, and behavioral studies (APMHBS) book series
Research insights
Advances in psychology, mental health, and behavioral studies.
Subject College students -- Mental health -- United States.
College students -- Mental health services -- United States.
College students -- United States -- Psychology.
Mental illness -- United States -- Prevention.
College students -- Mental health.
College students -- Mental health services.
College students -- Psychology.
Mental illness -- Prevention.
Students -- psychology.
Mental Health Services.
Mental Disorders -- prevention & control.
United States.
United States.
Format Print, Book
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Other authors / contributors Mockry, Jean, 1952- author.
Puliatte, Alison, 1975- author.
Simard, Denise A., author.
Squires, Maureen E., author.
ISBN 9781522537939
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "This book describes the current state of college student mental health in the United States, influences that contribute to non-flourishing mental health, factors (at a classroom level and campus-wide) that promote flourishing mental health, and interventions that support mental health"--Provided by publisher.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : mental health and well-being of college students
  • Mental health and well-being : societal influences
  • Dispositional factors influencing college success : personality, character, and mindset
  • Strategies for the college classroom
  • Campus wide initiatives
  • What is next? Future considerations.