December 5, 2020
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Q&A: New CAPS director discusses future goals

By | Oct 7, 2019

Brian Petersen, director of the Ithaca College Center for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), began his position at the college Sept. 16.


Editorial: Campus community should support suicide awareness

By The Ithacan | Sep 12, 2019

Even with new busy schedules, campus community members must recognize Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.


Editorial: CAPS after-hours service vital for students’ health

By The Ithacan | Sep 5, 2019

The introduction of around-the-clock mental health and crisis support on campus is a necessary measure to support struggling students.


IC Professors reflect on mental health statements on syllabi

By | Feb 15, 2017

James Rada, associate professor of journalism, said he has been making sure students know about mental health resources available to them for years.


CAPS’ wait times increase as more students request services

By | Nov 14, 2016

Despite an added counselor and phone screening system, an increased number of students at Ithaca College are using counseling services this semester.


Active Minds holds vigil to discuss mental health on campus

By | Oct 5, 2016

More than 70 people gathered Oct. 3 at the Free Speech Rock for a “moment of action” to discuss ways to increase dialogue around mental health.


Q&A: CAPS hires new employee to meet counseling demands

By | Nov 4, 2015

After a push by the Faculty Council, Student Government Association and the student-organized #getCAPSready campaign, the Ithaca College Center for Counseling and Psychological Services hired an additional postdoctoral resident Oct.


Commentary: CAPS concerns will be addressed

By , | Apr 8, 2015

Ithaca College President Tom Rochon and Linda Petrosino, interim provost and vice president for educational affairs pledge to address CAPS demand.