ERIC Number: EJ948481
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 14
Commentary: Implications, Themes, and Next Steps
Nagayama Hall, Gordon C.
Journal of College Counseling, v14 n2 p173-178 Fall 2011
The author presents a commentary on a special issue of the "Journal of College Counseling". The articles included in the issue describe the mental health needs and counseling center utilization patterns of the diverse population of college students. The establishment of the Center for Collegiate Mental Health has created the opportunity to study representative groups of diverse students that have previously been difficult to access. The articles in the special issue are focused on studies that offer important clues to mechanisms that will serve as a springboard for future research.
Descriptors: Counseling Services, College Students, Health Needs, Mental Health, Guidance Centers, Counseling, Minority Group Students, Sexual Orientation, Victims of Crime, Racial Discrimination, Racial Identification, Ethnicity, Higher Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A