Tag: mental health

Yoga at your desk, mood trackers and virtual cafes: UofL increases...

As we continue to protect our health, and the health of others, by socially distancing, wearing masks and washing our hands during the COVID-19...

UofL professor provides insight on importance of strengthening mental health in...

Physical isolation and social distancing have become the new normal amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and strengthening psychological coping is as important as staying physically...

UofL focused on suicide prevention well beyond awareness month

Based on federal data, rates of suicidal thoughts and attempted suicides have more than doubled for Americans ages 12 to 25 between 2008 and...

Faculty senators encouraged to focus on students’ mental health

During the July 3 meeting, faculty senators received an update from Provost Beth Boehm, who attended the chief academic officer conference in Minnesota last...

Hite Art Institute hosts art show that examines mental health

While it might seem sleepier on campus through summer, that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do or see. You might meander over to Schneider Hall...

Psychiatrist, concert pianist to perform at UofL Depression Center annual dinner...

Psychiatrist and concert pianist Richard Kogan will explore the relationship between the mind and music of Robert Schumann, one of the Romantic era’s greatest...

UofL research shows parent relationships impact kids’ mental health

New research from the University of Louisville Kent School of Social Work shows parents who improve their relationships could also improve their kids’ mental...

Physicians familiar with stresses facing transgender youth better equipped to provide...

Research shows that transgender youth experience higher rates of depression and are more likely to attempt suicide. Health care providers are better equipped to...

UofL medical student wins essay contest for perspective on patients with...

Natalie Spiller, a fourth-year student at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, believes patients with mental health disorders need a physician’s empathy, compassion...

UofL named one of the healthiest colleges of 2016

The University of Louisville has been named one of Greatist’s Top 26 Healthiest Colleges in the U.S. for the second consecutive year. Greatist asked readers to...