When Australia closed its borders last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it didn’t just lock people out, it also locked people in – leaving many international students feeling homesick. Felice Lok reports.
Do you constantly find yourself rushing from pursuing one goal to the next? Meld’s Felice Lok writes on the importance of allowing yourself time to pause and reflect.
Divya gives you a few tips to keep your mental health in check during this stressful uni period.
Doing an academic research isn’t just all glory and achievements, it comes with it’s own struggles and challenges. Jason spoke to a PhD international student to know more about what they go through.
Don’t be afraid to reach out, and take care of yourself. Jason from Meld talks with two batyr alumni about what pushed them to reach out for help.
How does your home country’s view of queer culture affects your mental health and identity? Ai Jia from Meld talked to Fei Fei and Akand from batyr.
How are you navigating the isolation? Sophie talks about dealing with her double isolation, and the advice she got from counselling.
Do you often tell your parents about your anxiousness? Growing up we often don’t talk about mental health. And now it’s impacting your studies. Emily Hua reports.
Ai Jia from Meld reminds everyone to check on their mental health during the outbreak and self isolation.
Whats up with international students and mental health? Trinity College Foundation Studies students Andrea Sim McWhinney, Adrianus Theodore Soerianto and Naomi Wu find out!
There are some things that you should never be brought up, especially to someone with a mental health condition. Yasmin Khushairi recommends you avoid saying these five things.
As a community, we don’t talk enough about the positive outcomes of undergoing mental health conditions. Tam Tran reveals how her battle with depression to self-improvement and a richer perspective on life.