Saturday, January 24, 2009

MTV Surveys College Students on What Stresses them Out

Here are a few things the article said. Read the Whole Article HERE

Getting good grades and completing school work were the top stressers on a college campus (71% and 74%, respectively) -

Financial concerns fell closely behind that, with 62% worrying about money.

45% - spend time stressing about being in shape for spring break.

58% of students felt worried or anxious,

55% of students had trouble thinking or concentrating,

53% of students have had trouble sleeping,

34% of students have felt outright depressed.

At the same time, 7 in 10 students have never considered talking to a counselor or other mental health professional.

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