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ZENSTUDIES : Making a healthy transition to higher education

Mental health in college-level education: providing teachers and mental health care professionals with tools to reduce dropout rates following the transition to college 



2.2 Information - Mental Health


2.2.1 Summary Tables of Symptoms


Recognizing the Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression



Anxiety: Anxiety is associated with physical, cognitive, emotional and behavioural symptoms






See section 3 for self-assessment tools

Depression : Here are some signs that indicate someone may have depression




1. American Psychiatric Association (2013). Diagnostic statistical manual (DSM-V).Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.


2. Beck, A. T., Emery, G., & Greenberg, R. L. (2005). Anxiety disorders and phobias: A cognitive perspective. Basic Books.


3. Marcotte, D. (2013). La dépression chez les adolescents : État des connaissances, famille, école et stratégies d’intervention. Presses de l'Université du Québec.


4. Zacchia, C.

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