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College is guaranteed to have some ups and downs and, if you’re doing it right and challenging yourself, you can count on stress. FAU Thrive Student webpages are your one-stop shop for tools to build your own mental strength and support your fellow Owls in their journey. Here you can: find support and help for yourself or a friend; apply for a scholarship for community mental health services; learn more about developing mental strength through videos, blogs, and workshops; find out about departments, courses, and research on mental health and wellness; and become part of our Thrive team.


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Anonymous | April 18, 2024

In a world where praise often hinges on outcomes, the true power lies in acknowledging effort over achievement. Learn the importance of shifting our focus towards the process rather than just the end result. Explore how to empower individuals to...

Anonymous | April 11, 2024

Explore the potential dangers of teenage experimentation with cannabis. Understand the hidden dangers and importance of making informed choices.

Emily Henning | April 04, 2024

Delve into how hindsight bias shapes our perceptions in social and professional settings. Learn about practical strategies for overcoming this way of thinking.

Anonymous | March 28, 2024

Take a deep dive into the raw and heartfelt journey of this individuals experience with substance abuse. A poignant tale that highlights the hidden complexities and challenges faced by those supporting friends and relatives struggling with addiction...

Surina Prem | March 21, 2024

Discover the impact of small acts of kindness and volunteering, how even the simplest gestures can create ripples of positive change in our world. Explore how these acts can overcome personal struggles, foster connections, and bring purpose to our...