In order to succeed academically and to enjoy all the campus has to offer, students must be cared for mentally and have a sense of well being within their campus community.  Student health and counseling centers focuses on student well being by providing medical care and counseling that are accessible to students.

Dr. Robinson received her doctorate in clinical psychology with a specialization in children and adolescents from the University of Hartford in Connecticut. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at The Children’s Home in Tampa, Florida with an emphasis on childhood trauma and evaluation.  She has worked with children, adolescents, and adults, including individual and group counseling, family counseling, comprehensive school, psychological, and court ordered evaluations, and now works as the Associate Dean of Students and the Director of Health Services at Ringling College of Art and Design.

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In this episode…

  • The three main developmental tasks of for college students.
  • The parent’s role during the transition from home to college for their student.
  • When a student should get help and seek counseling.

Mentioned in this episode….

USA Today Article on colleges and health services

More and more students need mental health services. But colleges struggle to keep up

Forbes article on the growing need for campus health services

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