Cambridge University has a major cultural problem with its approach to stress and student wellbeing. The upshot is a scandalous and growing rate of mental health problems in the student body, and, at worst, desperate students in crisis treated with utter contempt. Nobody wins. I’ve been slow to add my voice to the chorus because ‘why would that help?’, but what is a chorus if not a collection of voices? If you’ve had any relevant experiences / thoughts / ideas, I’d love to hear from you.
Below, I say basically the same thing with a lot more words.