If your mental health is so fragile that you can’t view or discuss course content without a warning first, you don’t belong in college. It’s really that simple.
The health center at the University of Wisconsin Madison feels differently.
Heat Street reported:
UW-Madison Health Center Urges ‘Trigger Warnings’ to Protect Student Mental Health
The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s University Health Services has issued guidelines asking professors to include “trigger warnings” about potentially traumatizing material in their syllabi — presumably to protect students’ mental health.