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Mental Health Counseling Center receives $272,000 grant

Katherine Salindayao-White

October 13, 2015

San Diego City College’s Mental Health Counseling Center has been awarded $272,000.The Garret Lee Smith Suicide Prevention Grant will fund students suffering with mental illness. This includes helping the prevention of suicide and providing treatment. Garrett Lee Smith committed suicide in 2003 the day before his 22nd birthday. Although this was tragic for Garret̵...

Health isn’t just physical

Amber Henry

December 8, 2014

The Mental Health Counseling Center engages students on how to stay safe during the Holidays and the five-week break between semesters with peer ambassador presentations in classes, community resources, and 15-minute guided meditation sessions offered Dec. 9 and 11 from 1 to 2 p.m. in MS-221. “Every once in awhile someone will say, ’Well, I'm not crazy. I don't need...

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Julie Little