Mental Health On Campus

By John Plue College is a time for students to hone their skills and learn new ones. To most, it is a significant change from their previous schooling. This change can be easy for some, and more challenging for others. Either way, this environment can have a tremendous effect on students, be it their physical health, mental health, behavioral health, […]

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Breaking the surface

By Johnathan Jena “Unexpressed emotions will never die.  They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.” -Sigmund Freud When faced with a potential struggle that we identify, it is often our base instinct to protect ourselves. We live in a society today in which despite the knowledge having gained in understanding psychosis, we as a general […]

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Counseling Services is more than just ‘all ears’

By Jessica Auriemma “Honestly I just wish that I had a better idea of what Counseling Services actually does on campus.” This seems to be the overall feeling about Counseling Services. Many students have only a basic idea of what this facility does, but a quick visit to their office or website provides students with information about the services offered. According […]

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Counseling Services offers a helping hand

By Rebecca Leonard Walking across campus every student looks, in one way or another, happy. You’d never guess that any of them need someone to talk to. It’s very common that students sometimes need to vent but believe that there is no one there to listen. Fortunately, there is a solution right on campus. Fitchburg State University has been offering […]

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