mental health

Community Connect – Mental Health Awareness Month

Posted by on May 19, 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness month. Each year thousands of Missourians face the reality of living with a mental illness. UM System universities join the effort to support people with mental illness and their families through research, services, outreach and resources.

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Wear teal tomorrow to support counselors

Posted by on April 8, 2021

April is Counseling Awareness Month, a time to remember the importance of taking care of your mental well-being and to support counselors in their work. Tomorrow, Friday, April 9, is Teal Day – a day that everyone is encouraged to wear teal as an outward symbol of advocacy and hope for counselors in the professions.

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S&T students selected to participate in iAIM EDU mental health study

Posted by on April 5, 2021

On April 5th, all S&T students should have received an invitation in their S&T email account to participate in a campus-wide research study, which involves a survey about student health and well-being. The success of the study depends on gathering diverse participation and perspectives of students across campus. How it works: participants will complete a […]

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Next week is Mental Well-Being Awareness Week

Posted by on February 18, 2021

Mental Well-Being Awareness Week, which will be observed from Monday, Feb. 22, to Friday, Feb. 26, is a series of activities from collaborators throughout campus to support students’ mental well-being.

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‘STEP UP! for mental well-being’ lunch and learn training for students

Posted by on February 12, 2021

If you’re interested in taking a STEP UP! training in-person, sign up for one of our Lunch and Learns held in 305 Norwood, 12 pm-1 pm! RSVP for the February 17th session here.

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S&T joins JED to support mental health, committee leads efforts

Posted by on February 1, 2021

Missouri S&T has joined JED Campus in support of student well-being and mental health. The program is a nationwide initiative of The JED Foundation (JED) designed to help schools evaluate and strengthen their mental health, substance misuse and suicide prevention programs to safeguard individual and community health. S&T’s membership began with establishing an interdisciplinary, campuswide team. he team is named the S&T Health and Well-being Committee. It includes:

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Let’s talk, virtually

Posted by on October 29, 2020

Let’s Talk is a program that provides easy access to informal, confidential conversations with counselors from Counseling Services. Counselors hold walk-in hours virtually. There is no appointment or fee necessary.Click here to join at the times below Mondays 12pm – 1pm (CST)Tuesdays 12pm – 1pm (CST)Wednesdays 12pm – 1pm (CST)

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Empower yourself and help others by learning to RESPOND

Posted by on August 12, 2020

Staff and faculty can sign up for training to learn to recognize symptoms often associated with mental health problems and leave with an action plan to respond effectively. The course titled “RESPOND: Partnering for Campus Mental Health” will address policies such as FERPA, crisis and mental health resources.

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‘STEP UP! for mental well-being’ training planned for faculty, staff

Posted by on June 17, 2020

Due to demand, staff members in counseling services and miner wellness will hold a second virtual “STEP UP! for Mental Well-being” training for faculty and staff members at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 18. Bethany Quay, counselor, and Brett Hartley, student service coordinator, will present steps and strategies to help you respond effectively to students in […]

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Check out Psych Hub

Posted by on May 27, 2020

You can watch free videos on Psych Hub, an online learning platform on mental health, substance use and suicide prevention topics. The videos have evidence based content, mixed media and are closed captioned.

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