2019 to 2020

UO S.M.H.A Leadership

SMHA President

Majors: Political Science and Psychology

Minors: Business Administration

Katharine Wishnia

Why did you join?

To try to create change for future students surrounding the stigma of mental health

What motivates you in SMHA?

I have personal experience with anxiety. I also had to transition from 11 years of online school to college, which was incredibly difficult to adjust to

What is the most impactful thing you have learned about mental health?

That so many high school and college students die by suicide each year

How do you take care of your mental health?

I enjoy relaxing while watching Youtube, listening to music, and playing video games. I am also an athlete and do taekwondo in my free time

Anything else?

Feel free to reach out!

Email: kwishnia@uoregon.edu

Instagram: KrypticKactus