One of the questions has been to what extent social media has an impact. There have been studies looking at expectations of young people and the kinds of things that they’re feeling, like what they need to accomplish in order to get into colleges. Often, anxiety is felt by very bright, creative students.
• Age: 69
• Home: Rappahannock County
• Work: Executive director, Fauquier Mental Health Association, since 2011; director of community support services, Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services, 1989 to 2011; director of area agency on aging, Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services, 1976 to 1989.
• Education: Master’s degree in English literature, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1971; bachelor’s degree in psychology, College of William and Mary, 1969; Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Lima, Peru, 1965.
• Family: Husband, Todd; grown daughter; granddaughter.