Online Screening Broadens Counseling Center's Reach

December 2004
National On-Campus Report;12/1/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p1
Reports that the counseling center in Emory University has used the institution's College Screening Program for reaching out to students who need assistance. Aim of the computer network-based system to relay students to campus counseling services; System incorporation of an algorithm used for analyzing student concerns through electronic mail and placing each into tiers of varying urgencies; Concern for the confidentiality of electronic counseling.


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