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Creating Survivors Nonprofit Grows

Creating Survivors, a student-run nonprofit dedicated to mental health issues, has plans to expand its Georgetown chapter to provide services to more students. The nonprofit, which was created in September 2014 by Jairus Nytes (COL ’16), provides students with free access to licensed psychotherapists to prevent teen suicide and assist[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Bridging The Care Divide

Georgetown’s structures for addressing mental health offer a dangerously low quality of service. In an op-ed (“The Invisible Patient,” March 27, 2015, The Hoya, A3) Jairus Nytes (COL ’16) described being forced into leaves of absences after Counseling and Psychiatric Services failed to provide him with adequate care. Demand for[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top