Health

The kids aren't alright: It's time to get serious and invest in student mental health.

Source: Globe and Mail

President and CEO of Morneau Shepell.

Here's an unsettling fact. One of Canada's most-renowned universities, with a student population the size of a small city, is chronically reliant on philanthropic donations to meet the demand for on-campus mental-health programs.

It's unacceptable. Especially as rates of anxiety, depression and suicide surge in our country's student population.

Canada's universities and colleges are at the frontline of a mental-health crisis.[...]