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Active Minds Club seeks to raise awareness on mental health

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

August 25, 2014

“We are people, we are forever evolving and if you don’t allow yourself to evolve then you’re going to be stuck in that rut. There’s no other way to feel alive than to put yourself out there, ” President of Active Minds, Adrian Gomez said. Active Minds is a club on campus that aims to raise awareness on mental health issues and change...

Uncovering what depression really is

Luis Guzman, Associate News Editor

May 19, 2014

Depression is one of many mental illnesses that affect people all around the world. Antonio Garcia, Business Management major, shared his thoughts on what depression means to him. “Depression is someone who doesn’t have a person to talk to, to give their thoughts too, someone that kind of feels lonely and doesn’t have hope in anything,”...

Active minds release balloons to help symbolically release stress that students are going through.  Students wrote whatever that has been stressing them out on the balloon

Active Minds helps students reduce stress

May 6, 2014

Active Minds Club was on campus with multiple events to help relieve any negative things that the students might be going through...

Slideshows: Psychology Day

Grester Celis-Acosta, Associate Opinion Editor

April 16, 2014

Psychology Day was on Friday, April 11. There were workshops, a keynote speaker, alumni panel and many other activities for students to indulge upon. ...

Maria Cevallos engages the workshop attendees during her presentation and encourages questions about the topics discussed.

Depression statistics, concerns addressed

March 22, 2014

The Cerritos College Re-entry program hosted a depression workshop on Wednesday, March 12 from 11 a.m. to noon. The workshop was...

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