Facebook is rolling out a new tool to help users at risk of suicide. Users of the social network will be able to report their friend’s posts if they contain worrying language or thoughts, and Facebook will give them an option to send a message of personal support. The new tool will only be available in the U.S., and Facebook […]
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*The red bars for the last 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 years in the graphs above indicate only the number of individual cases. Statistics courtesy of Ryerson University’s CSDC. ————- Demand is at a record high for counselling services at Ryerson. The Centre for Student Development and Counselling is becoming overwhelmed with more requests for appointments and the subsequent increase in wait […]
By Emily Westover Students and faculty had an opportunity to suggest ways of dealing with mental health needs on campus this afternoon. As part of mental well-being week, Ryerson’s Mental Health Advisory Committee held a town hall discussion, where they talked about developing strategies. The event was facilitated by Ryerson alumna Valerie Pringle. Panelists were committee co-chairs Su-Ting Teo and […]