As our students continue to battle multiple types of challenges including eating disorders and pornography, the NCPD Council on Mental Illness offers resources, handbooks, and tools to guide us as educators at Jesuit colleges and universities.
Rockhurst University undergraduate Stevie Tierney gives us a glimpse into the experience of mental illness through a series of nine paintings.
How might offering yoga connected with spirituality on Jesuit campuses contribute to mental well-being?
For the cover story, Patrick J. Howell, S.J., shares his own story of how he dealt with mental illness and what helps truly care for mens sana in corpore sano – a healthy mind in a healthy body.
As our students face mental health challenges to securing attachment and purpose in life, Fr. John Cecero, S.J., turns to the role of Magdalena in Ignatius’ recovery and conversion. How might Magdalena’s example aid us as we support our students?