Daily Bruin op-ed regarding graduate student mental health services praises STAND program

September 26, 2019

An op-ed from The Daily Bruin – student-run newspaper at UCLA – focused on the need for more graduate student mental health resources and drew attention to the Depression Grand Challenge (DGC). Grad students generally suffer from higher rates of depression, anxiety, and suicidal ideation compared to the general population. The DGC was cited as a leader in providing mental health resources to graduate students through the Screening and Treatment for Depression and Anxiety (STAND) program, which offers an innovative online approach to assess student’s mental health and connect to treatment as necessary.

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