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Ann Arbor, MI: Mental health is more of a topic on college campuses

Oct 12, 2017, (Ann Arbor) Michigan Daily: Students, faculty talk mental health resources on campus at panel talk https://www.michigandaily.com/section/campus-life/mental-health-panel The final event of Mental Health Awareness Week — the 2017 Mental Health Panel — was held on Thursday at the University of Michigan Union, with the help from the student-run National Alliance on Mental Illness, Mental Health Task Force and the LSA Student Government. “We all know someone who has been affected by mental illness,” she said. “But the more we talk about these issues and bring them to administration, the more we will be able to change things at the University of Michigan.” According to a survey sent out last year from the Mental Health Task Force, 96 percent of student respondents feel that mental health should be accommodated on a college campus, but 74 percent do not feel comfortable addressing their concerns with faculty. …