Dating and graduate degree
After I finished my Ph D I realized that in order to get my degree I had to overcome many of the same barriers as other graduate students.
“How can I spend time with my spouse/significant other every day when the majority of my time is spent working? Besides the daily 15-20 minute check-in, students have found that a weekly date can do wonders for re-energizing their minds.
They stop seeing friends and talking with families.
Loneliness and isolation build and contribute to depression.
Much more prevalent than in the general population, says Daniel Eisenberg, an associate professor of health management and policy at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
In a 2008 survey by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 6.4% of the general population in the United States reported having depressive symptoms within a 12-month span.
First of all, I would like to thank Ryan for the opportunity to contribute to his site.