[Editor’s Note: Inside Higher Ed discusses the options available to Student Behavioral Health on College and University campuses.]
Struggling to meet the rising demand for mental health services on campuses, colleges turn to online platforms and text messaging services. Experts are divided on the effectiveness of these approaches.
“Distance counseling and telepsychology services are not intended to replace in-person counseling. Instead, the goal is to reach students who wouldn’t otherwise receive any counseling.”