All across the United States students are suffering from mental health issues amounting to a silent pandemic, and in many cases it is going unaddressed.
Mental Health Impacts Students of Every Age
The American College Health Association (ACHA) conducted surveys in 2018 and 2019. They found that 60 percent of respondents felt overwhelming anxiety and 40 percent of them had experienced severe depression. They reported that the depression impacted their ability to function in daily life.