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Update: Open letter to the university yields real results

Following her successful open letter to the University of Edinburgh regarding mental health provision at university, Emma Penney tells The Student of the real change that is being affected. Since the publication of my open letter on mental health, I have been thrilled by the response from students and the university. Andy Shanks, the Director of […]

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Personal experience: we need to change our university’s mental health services

In August I will be resitting an exam so I can progress to honours. This is because I didn’t pass some of my courses this year due to my depression and anxiety. I was offered the resit through special circumstances, so to all intents and purposes, the university has accommodated my mental health issues. However, […]