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Campus Mental Health: Understanding and Helping Your Students in Distress (This event is open to faculty and staff only.)

When:
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where:
JC Kellam Administration Building Room 460
Description:

This is a Professional Development session that is open to faculty and staff at Texas State University.

This program will examine the changing trends in college student mental health and why it has important implications for the campus learning environment. The program will look at such issues as:

* How to identify factors contributing to the changing student mental health trend
* How to recognize and respond to students who may be suffering from mental health problems
* How to refer students for help
* How the increasing severity of mental health problems affect the campus learning environment
* How severe mental health problems affect the University
* How the challenges of student mental health problems are exacerbated by the status of mental health care in America and the limited availability of mental health care beyond the campus borders

Cost:
free
See:
http://www.counseling.txstate.edu/
Sponsor:
Contact:
Blanca Sanchez-Navarro
Calendar:
Common Experience
Categories:
Training
Audience:
Faculty, Staff
Campus Mental Health: Understanding and Helping Your Students in Distress (This event is open to faculty and staff only.)