Can Machine Learning Decode Depression in Students?

Spread the loveDepression and anxiety symptoms are common among university students in many regions of the world. According to the latest Center for Collegiate Mental Health report, anxiety and depression are the top reasons that college students seek counseling. The trend has been growing over the last four years. Mental health problems like anxiety and depression can interfere with a student’s studies and hinder performance. Depression is associated with poor academic performance and dropping out of school. Traditionally clinicians have interviewed patients, asking questions about mood, lifestyle, and previous mental problems to identify whether a patient is depressed or not. … Continue reading Can Machine Learning Decode Depression in Students?