The Answer Sheet: depression

Posted at 04:02 AM ET, 07/24/2013

A teacher gets depressed: a real story in comics

"There is an epidemic of teacher depression, demoralization and stress in this country, and for a while I was part of it," a teacher writes.

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:02 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  An Unusual Post, School Reform, Teachers and Depression

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 01/10/2011

How colleges can identify depressed students

One out of every four or five students who visits a university health center for a routine cold or sore throat turns out to be depressed, but most centers miss the opportunity to identify these students because they don’t screen for depression, according to new research.

By Valerie Strauss  |  01:40 PM ET, 01/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Research, Research, Research | Tags:  depressed students, depression, depression and college, northwestern university, research on depression, screening for depression, students and depression, university health centers