Severe depression, suicidal thoughts, self-harm in college students more than doubles in less than a decade
Looks discouragingly like broken system selecting for fragile people and breaking them
“Looking at data from 2 large annual surveys of college undergraduates covering the years 2007-2018, researchers found a broad worsening of mental health indicators including depression overall, anxiety, low flourishing and suicidal planning and attempts”
“It suggests that something is seriously wrong in the lives of young people and that whatever went wrong seemed to happen around 2012, or 2013...”