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COVID-19 has led to an increase in mental health issues for people everywhere. World Mental Health Day was Oct. 10. Photo credit: Andy Zurich on Flicker.com

Caring for the mind during a pandemic: COVID-19 and mental health

October 16, 2020

COVID-19 has made life stressful for everyone across the world. Because we all deal with stress differently, it's extremely important that we take care of our mental health and seek help when necessary.

During my stay at the hospital I had an amazing team of doctors. They were part of the rheumatology team that checked up on me daily and treated me, Nov. 23, 2017.

My Vasculitis Awareness Month story

May 21, 2020

At just 22 years old, I had to overcome the greatest challenge of my life.

Joshua Rivedal was invited by Cerritos College Health Services to peak to students. He addressed some mental health myths during “How to Live Mentally Well and Crush it” Webinar, May 12.

Joshua Rivedal teaches Cerritos College students how to ‘live mentally well and crush it’

May 17, 2020

Cerritos College Health Services has been hosting webinars to help students adapt to COVID-19 changes.

A Day in the Life of Luis: Mentally healthy

Luis Lemus, Co-Sports Editor

May 6, 2020

What do you do when you feel weak, mentally?

A woman holds a sign before the start of the Take Back the Night event last year. The event is survivor-centered to raise awareness for domestic violence, honor the memory of loved ones lost to domestic violence, and show survivors that they are not alone. [O-D FILE PHOTO]

The increase in domestic violence during the pandemic was expected

April 10, 2020

Domestic violence is on the rise with countries being on lockdown due to COVID-19. Why weren’t precautions taken for this situation?

Bianca Bitches: how to maintain mental health

Bianca Bitches: how to maintain mental health

June 22, 2018

This should go without saying that maintaining mental health is an important key in our overall well being. Yet we all seem to...

Active Minds offers resourceful programs to reduce stress

Sebastian Aguayo, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014

“Stress Less is student success” seems to be the motto for the Active Minds Club as students from Cerritos College enter finals week. With ideas being thrown left to right, Adrian Gomez, president of the Active Minds Club, seem optimistic that this semester will be successful. Huge plans for this Stress Less Week may include stress balls,...

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

FSZ: How do you relieve stress during finals?

November 25, 2014

With the end of the semester coming up we asked students what they do to relieve stress during finals week. ...

Active Minds holds fundraiser for Stress Less Week

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

November 13, 2014

As finals week looms in the horizon, Active Minds had a bake sale and opportunity drawing to raise money for its future events on campus, which will help students cope with the stress of nearing the end of the semester. The bake sale was in front of the library sidewalk on Wednesday, Nov. 12, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and offered cookies and other...

Safe Zone promotes diversity in students

Julien Galvan, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014

As time goes on, people grow in multiple ways, one of which has been in the course of diversity. Here at Cerritos College, the ASCC is pushing for safety and comfort for those in that field of diversity, particularly in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community. A program which received its funding on Oct. 29, Safe Zone is a training...

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