Upgrade Your Advocacy: The Healthy Minds Study

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When advocating for student mental health on your campus, do you ever feel like something is missing? Like you could convince more people to support the cause if only you had hard cold numbers to support your argument?

Show Me the Data

Don’t worry. We’ve got just what you need: the Healthy Minds Study! Designed specifically for colleges and universities, HMS is an online survey of student mental health, service utilization, and related issues. There are approximately a gazillion ways in which HMS research can help Active Minds chapters but we’ll focus on just a few for now.

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Emerging Scholars: For Future Scholars

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sarah_lipson2Hello everyone!

Inspired. Challenged. Connected.

These are but a few of the words that describe my time as an Active Minds Emerging Scholar. For the past 6 months I have been inspired by, challenged by, and connected with an incredible community – my fellow scholars, everyone at Active Minds, my campus advisor (Daniel Eisenberg), and my mentor (Jennifer Moran).

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Emerging Scholars: Exciting news!

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sarah_lipson2Hi Everyone!

I have had an incredible experience as an Active Minds Emerging Scholar this semester and have been so inspired by the opportunity to do research related to disordered eating among college students. This research has led to an incredible new project that is being sponsored by the Global Foundation for Eating Disorders. The project – U-SHAPE – stands for University Students’ Habits, Attitudes, and Perspectives about Eating.

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