A series of interviews with leaders from higher education and healthcare on the emotional and behavioral health of teens and young adults.
November 22nd, 2020 | 29 mins 4 secs
Talking with college student health specialists Drs. Jill Grimes and Marcia Morris on safeguarding physical and mental health for students returning home.
Ep. 8 Creating Environments for Flourishing – a special series. John J. DeGioia, PhD and Shirley M. Collado, PhD
November 10th, 2020 | 27 mins 21 secs
In the final episode in our Flourishing series, MCF President Zoe Ragouzeos speaks with two college presidents about why higher education should commit to “Creating Environments for Flourishing,” and how to they go about doing so in today’s environment. Our guests are Shirley M. Collado, PhD, President of Ithaca College and John J. DeGioia, PhD, President of Georgetown University. The series is based on the report, “Creating Environments for Flourishing” released by the Mary Christie Foundation and Georgetown University.
Ep. 7 Creating Environments for Flourishing – a special series. Zoe Ragouzeos, PhD and Sarah K. Lipson, PhD
October 27th, 2020 | 21 mins 44 secs
In the fourth episode in a special series on Flourishing, we spoke with Dr. Zoe Ragouzeos, the Executive Director of Counseling and Wellness Services at New York University and president of the Mary Christie Foundation, and Dr. Sarah Lipson, assistant professor in the Department of Health Law Policy and Management at the Boston University School of Public Health and co-Principal Investigator of the national Healthy Minds Study. Drs. Ragouzeos and Lipson discuss the importance of expanding communities of support for college students, and the role that faculty can play in responding to student wellbeing concerns. This series is based on the report, “Creating Environments for Flourishing” released by the Mary Christie Foundation and Georgetown University.
Ep. 6 Creating Environments for Flourishing – a special series. Daniel Eisenberg, PhD, Director of the Healthy Minds Network and the Principal Investigator of the Healthy Minds Study; and James Hudziak, MD, creator and director of the UVM Wellness Environment on the need for innovation and measurement in college student mental health and wellbeing.
October 13th, 2020 | 23 mins 23 secs
Ep. 5 “Creating Environments for Flourishing” – a special series. Dr. Corey Keyes, renowned sociologist and flourishing theorist, on how to improve the mental health of college students
September 30th, 2020 | 25 mins 27 secs
In the latest episode in a special series on Flourishing, we hear from Dr. Corey Keyes, a sociologist and professor at Emory University who specializes in positive psychology. Dr. Keyes discusses happiness, the importance of belonging on college campuses, and promoting positive mental health.
Ep. 3 A conversation with two college health care experts on physical and behavioral health strategies for students, through COVID and beyond.
August 12th, 2020 | 21 mins 12 secs
In August of any year, the big issue in higher education is the start of school. But in August of 2020, return to school has taken on a whole new meaning due to COVID-19 — as has the physical and emotional health of students, whether they will be on campus, learning remotely from home or following a hybrid formula. In today’s quadcast, we welcome two college student health care experts who have advice for students — and their parents — about how to navigate your physical and mental health while in college, in general, and in the time of COVID-19. Dr. Jill Grimes is a Family physician, author, and educator who works with college students in Austin, TX. Her latest book is called “The Ultimate College Student Health Handbook: Your Guide for Everything from Hangovers to Homesickness” Dr. Marcia Morris is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida and Associate Program Director for SHCC Psychiatry. She is the author of “The Campus Cure: A Parent’s Guide to Mental Health and Wellness for College Students.” Listen to the Quadcast here, or by searching “Mary Christie Quadcast” on Apple Podcasts.
July 8th, 2020 | 23 mins 38 secs
Planning for college mental health amidst COVID-19, protests for racial justice, and uncertain re-openings
Ep. 1 NYU Director of Counseling Services Dr. Zoe Ragouzeos on Student Mental Health During COVID-19
June 4th, 2020 | 19 mins 46 secs
Ep. 1 NYU Director of Counseling Services Dr. Zoe Ragouzeos on Student Mental Health During COVID-19 by Mary Christie Foundation