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Online therapy available for students

Online therapy available for students

Jada Teague

October 9, 2019

UTSA is introducing Therapy Assistance Online (TAO), an online therapy program developed to address matters related to depression, anxiety and other issues students commonly experience. This program is a self-help service that provides tools to assist students with common mental health issues. 159 students...

Professor explores mental health among college students

College student stressed while on laptop

Ryan Houston-Dial

November 15, 2018

According to the American College Health Association (ACHA), college students are showing a significant rise in diagnosed mental health conditions, increasing the possibility of hindering academic success. Utilizing a national data survey from the ACHA, researchers wanted to examine changes within diagnoses...

We’re allowed to feel overwhelmed

Leah Feneley

September 27, 2017

My alarm goes off at the same time every morning. I am prepared to stop it without hesitation. I spent the entire night just thinking, worrying. Nothing is wrong, but nothing is right either. I am so tired I cannot see straight, but coffee is not an option, since my heart is already beating as fast a...

National Recovery Month: Addiction and recovery

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David Wenske

September 20, 2017

Addiction comes in various forms, but it does not discount the importance of recovery for the affected students. Although the Center for Collegiate Recovery’s (CCR) membership has remained relatively static, according to Assistant Director of Counseling Services Kristen McElroy, it does not deter the...

Study finds that 75% of incidents of sexual misconduct go unreported among UTSA students

The color for sexual assualt awareness month is teal. Tristan Ipock, The Paisano

Isaac Serna

April 5, 2017

In Texas alone, two of five women and one of five men are affected by sexual assault each year. In an effort to protect students and prevent these crimes from occurring, 13 of the UT System’s 14 institutions, including UTSA, participated in the Cultivating Learning and Safe Environments (CLASE) surve...