Tag: Mental Health


DU students no strangers to mental-health challenges

NEW ORLEANS (November 6, 2020) – Mental-health challenges have increased during the COVID-19 pandemic between the months of April and June, and Dillard students are among the suffering. According to a survey conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 40.9 percent of people reported at least one […]


Don’t be afraid to address mental health

When it comes to mental health issues in the African American community, it’s not uncommon to hear comments like this: “Going to a counseling session means I have a problem, and I don’t.” “I’ve been a little depressed lately, but seeing a therapist is a waste of time.” And that’s […]