ERIC Number: EJ1010480
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Feb
Abstractor: As Provided
Breaking the Silence Surrounding Mental Health on Campus
Roper, Larry D.
Journal of College and Character, v14 n1 p75-77 Feb 2013
Mentally ill students are able to participate in higher education at unprecedented rates. While colleges and universities have been responsive to the therapeutic needs, we have failed to successfully create supportive campus climates. Campus leaders are challenged to demonstrate ethical leadership that breaks the silence and confronts the stigma of mental health.
Descriptors: Mental Health, Mental Disorders, Campuses, Educational Environment, Therapy, Ethics, Leadership, Social Bias, College Students, Administrator Role
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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