Expectations Unfulfilled: Addressing the Disconnect between Students and CMHS

Each academic year, Tufts Counseling and Mental Health Services (CMHS) works with over 25 percent of the undergraduate student body on both the Medford/Somerville and Boston SMFA campuses. Another 8 to 10 percent utilize local community-based mental health providers. According to the Task Force on Student Mental Health Report that was released earlier this month,

On Living Offline

“I would never.” “I’d consider, but probably not.” “That’s not happening.” “I mean…maybe for a day or two.” “Definitely not.”   These are just a few of the responses students gave when asked if they would consider deleting social media off of their phones. However, my roommates and friends Maddy Allen, Lilly Blumenthal, and Sarah