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Mental Health

World Mental Health Day

The overall objective of World Mental Health Day is to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to mobilize efforts in support of mental health. The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs…
October 3, 2022
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Suicide Prevention on Campus

by Chase Chaplin, Health Promotion and Wellness Services *Please note that this story contains mention of suicide in reference to prevention and intervention*   In 2021, over ¼ of college students surveyed nationally scored at risk of suicide (NCHA, 2021).  Therefore, it is not surprising that suicide is the second…
September 1, 2022

Ride to Win During Cycle September 2022

Auburn's taking part in the global bike challenge – Cycle September! Cycle September is a month-long competition from Love to Ride, which aims to get more people riding bikes. At a time when money saving, wellness, and environmental issues are important factors for many, there has never been a better…
August 17, 2022
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Level Up: A Better U

by Patrick Johnston "I believe in a sound mind, in a sound body and a spirit that is not afraid…”   ~ George Petrie, the Auburn Creed If you are an Auburn employee, then you can access multiple resources to help sustain the mental health wellness of you and your family.…
August 10, 2022

Frisbees on the Green (with Therapy Dogs!)

Join Active Minds, Health Promotion and Wellness Services, and A Sound Mind for a meet and greet on the Campus Green to socialize, throw frisbees around (which we will provide, but you can also bring your own), learn about self-care tips, and of course, to meet the famous therapy dogs…
July 7, 2022

Mental Health Fair – Free Health Screenings

Through the Harrison School of Pharmacy, organizations CPNP (college of psychiatric and neurologic pharmacists) and EAA (equal access auburn), we are offering free health screenings open to all! The health fair will include blood pressure, blood sugar, and mental health screenings. Stop by Student Center Room 2222 on March 23rd…
February 25, 2022

Unity Week

Unity Week bridges the gap and makes campus feel a little more inclusive for everyone, especially students who may struggle to feel seen throughout the school year. Activities will range from a dance class, to a mental health awareness day.  The Black Student Union will be hosting a full range…
February 2, 2022

Mental Health Awareness Day

This event will be a one day event encouraging mental health awareness and self care. Student Counseling and Psychological Services, SCPS, and Active Minds will have tables set up, and Dr. Moose and Dr. Nessie from SCPS will be available as well. Stop by and pick up stress balls, coloring books and tips…
October 5, 2021

Working Toward Wellness: Supporting Mental Health in a Zoom World

Join this virtual panel discussion featuring some of Auburn University's top health and wellness experts. Panel members will provide participants with strategies helpful for responding to their own mental health and wellbeing, particularly in stress-inducing circumstances. This discussion is followed by a question-and-answer session. Panelists include: Nadia Bhuiyan, director for…
Jen Morse
April 30, 2021