THE PERCEPTION OF MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ASIAN COMMUNITY

THE PERCEPTION OF MENTAL HEALTH IN THE ASIAN COMMUNITY

As an Asian American, mental health was rarely touched upon in my household. It seemed like a silly issue to stress over, considering my family’s near-death experiences as refugees. I was expected to accept and move on from mental obstacles with ease.  I remember how shocked I felt hearing about one of my relatives battling [...]

IS SOCIAL MEDIA A TOOL OR A HINDRANCE?

IS SOCIAL MEDIA A TOOL OR A HINDRANCE?

“I hate social media.” “Social media encourages creativity and entrepreneurship.” “People are so fake on their social media.” “I think there can be a middle ground. It’s all about balance.” Statements similar to these can’t be missed as social media remains a prevalent part of our society with over 2.65 billion users worldwide. Currently, there [...]