I make the comparison that going away to college is a bit like having a baby” says psychologist Colman Noctor. “Everyone thinks that you are blessed with a child and you should feel wonderful and lucky, but it silences someone with postnatal depression who wants to say that this is really hard and I am struggling.”

Leaving for college this coming September poses an opportunity steeped in promise and excitement, however, it also brings about a time of great change for new college students. Away from your home comforts and daily routines, on this new adventure it is important to have essential material possessions – nonetheless, what are all of these things without a healthy mind?