Infosheets

Based on our webinar series, our infosheets provide an overview of important topics for front-line staff and others working in campus mental health. Be sure to share them with your co-workers.

Recent Infosheet

Eating Disorders: Tips on how to help students

January 23, 2019

The transition to postsecondary education is known to be a difficult time and the campus environment can be a breeding ground for the development or aggravation of eating disorders, which are more and more prevalent. This infosheet presents an overview of these disorders, offers tips to support student’s affected by it.

Archived Infosheets

Eating Disorders: Tips on how to help students

January 23, 2019

The transition to postsecondary education is known to be a difficult time and the campus environment can be a breeding ground for the development or aggravation of eating disorders, which are more and more prevalent. This infosheet presents an overview of these disorders, offers tips to support student’s affected by it.

Early Alert System in Post-Secondary Campuses

July 24, 2018

Research indicates that high attrition rates are mainly caused by stress, burnout, and mental health issues. It is especially prominent amongst first-year students and international students in their transition period into post-secondary life who have not developed a sense of belonging and do not feel connected yet to campus life.

Building Strength-Based Resilience in Post-secondary Students Info Sheet

July 24, 2018

Resilience is the ability to overcome life challenges and bounce back from the experience faster and stronger. Post-secondary students reported feeling burnt out, overloaded, depressed and not having sufficient time with friends and family, resulting in increased levels of academic stress and mental distress. It is important to equip students with the capacity to adapt skillfully and cope with stressors unique to postsecondary life by building their resilience.