Graduate students are 6 times as likely to be anxious or depressed than general population, study says | March 19, 2018 Issue - Vol. 96 Issue 12 | Chemical & Engineering News
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Issue Date: March 19, 2018

Graduate students are 6 times as likely to be anxious or depressed than general population, study says

Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: Graduate school, Graduate education, mental health, anxiety, depression

    41%

    Percentage of graduate students with symptoms of moderate to severe anxiety, compared with 6% of general population

    39%

    Percentage of graduate students with symptoms of moderate to severe depression, compared with 6% of general population

 

Source: Nat. Biotechnol. 2018, Doi: 10.1038/Nbt.4089. For C&En Coverage of Graduate Student Mental Health, go to Cenm.Ag/Mentalhealth.

 
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