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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.



Get Help   Interested in learning more about mental health resources available to the FAU community.

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FAU THRIVE Team | November 24, 2022

Anonymous | November 17, 2022

Good and bad moments come and go…right? Sometimes we perceive huge moments as the end all be all, but we need to remember our small achievements are just as important. Read a person’s struggle with Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Major Depressive...

Meira Gildin | November 10, 2022

Confrontation is hard, blaming is easy, but is it as simple as 123? Read a current student's article on what self- handicapping is and how it affects our everyday lives.

Vanessa Jiminez | November 03, 2022

Interviews are nerve wracking-there is no way around it-but following a current student’s tips and resources may just have you shooting for the stars.

Emerson Lee | October 27, 2022

Online ads are purposefully persuasive and appealing, but do you know why? Learn the tactics that companies use to reel you in and how to combat their effects.