Posts tagged with: "Counseling & Psychological Services"

FIYou: Priya Kirpalani

FIYou: Priya Kirpalani

Name: Priya Kirpalani Hometown: Paramaribo, Suriname Job Title/Department: University Psychologist/Counseling & Psychological Services Location/Campus: SHC 270 In a nutshell: I […]

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What you need to know about the fatal drug fentanyl

What you need to know about the fatal drug fentanyl

-By Amanda Graham A surge in news stories about the drug fentanyl has led to increased efforts by Student Health […]

Monica Fesser, marketing major with a minor in communication arts also works a 35-hour per week job. She is just one of many students who report feeling stress and anxiety.

Surveys show increase in stress among college students

by Amanda Graham Monica Fesser, 21, is a marketing major with a minor in communication arts, works 35 hours a […]

Walk, events shine light on suicide prevention

Walk, events shine light on suicide prevention

The parents of Alejandra Ares, freshman political science major, and her sister Adriana Ares Trespalacios, assistant director of the Graham Center, […]

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Robots run riot in first Engineering Orientation robot competition

Robots run riot in first Engineering Orientation robot competition

Some looked like cartoon characters, some like utilitarian transport vehicles and some others were not that easily identifiable but all […]

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“Enough is Enough” to promote positive solutions to end bullying, violence and sexual assault

“Enough is Enough” to promote positive solutions to end bullying, violence and sexual assault

On Thursday, Oct. 23, FIU Civility Initiative and Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution will be hosting its “Enough is Enough” […]

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OCD patients benefit from family-inclusive treatments, says FIU psychologist

OCD patients benefit from family-inclusive treatments, says FIU psychologist

One in 40 adults in the United States have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). That means that among the 54,000 students […]

Artists explore identity at “Bend”

Artists explore identity at “Bend”

On a Thursday evening in late May, more than 100 people gathered to witness the opening of the 2nd annual […]

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Combating depression on campus

Combating depression on campus

“Nearly half of all college students say they felt so depressed that they found it difficult to function in the […]

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Victim Empowerment Program launches Instagram campaign for Stalking Awareness Month

Victim Empowerment Program launches Instagram campaign for Stalking Awareness Month

The Victim Empowerment Program (VEP) launched an Instagram campaign as part of January’s National Stalking Awareness month. The goal is […]

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“Operation Beautiful” founder discusses fighting negative self-talk, body image

“Operation Beautiful” founder discusses fighting negative self-talk, body image

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17 Four years ago, a note containing three simple words started a movement. “I was […]

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Don’t miss CAPSapalooza 2011! at BBC Oct. 24-28

Don’t miss CAPSapalooza 2011! at BBC Oct. 24-28

Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) at Biscayne Bay Campus (BBC) will sponsor the first CAPSapalooza 2011! event to kick off […]

‘Out of the Darkness’: Organizers hope to raise awareness about suicide through Nov. 14 walk

‘Out of the Darkness’: Organizers hope to raise awareness about suicide through Nov. 14 walk

The university, in collaboration with the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention, is hosting the 2009 Miami ‘Out of the Darkness’ […]