SJU Student Discusses Mental Health

SJU Junior shares another’s story on handling social anxieties in college.

This SJU Junior reads a peer’s story on dealing with social pressures and expectations for the first time after coming to college. He constantly found himself comparing his own life with others and struggled to break out of his shell. Despite the tendency to turn inwards, this student found that speaking openly can help in dealing with anxieties and hopes that such conversations become normal on college campuses.  More stories like this one can be found at

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