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Beat the Winter Blues

Seasonal Affective Disorder
Don’t brush off that yearly feeling as simply a case of the winter blues or a seasonal funk. Take daily steps to keep mood and motivation steady. While some students may not notice how the wintry weather affects emotions, it’s important to check-in with the body.

What is Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)?
Answer: A type of depression that’s related to changes in seasons — SAD begins and ends at about the same times every year. Most people with SAD have symptoms which start in the fall and continue in to the winter months, sapping energy and often increasing moodiness. Less often, SAD can cause depression in the spring or early summer.…more>>>

Be well. Do well.


Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

~ Confucius

Emotional pain, like physical pain, is a signal… more »

Crisis Services

On Call After Hours Emergency: 404-413-1640 Please follow the prompts for immediate assistance.

Students who are concerned about their own or another’s immediate safety should… more »


The Counseling and Testing Center provides a wide range of testing services to the Georgia State University community. Services include, but are not limited to, online testing,… more »