Crisis training for faculty and staff, 'You Can Help a Student,' set for April 13

Western's Counseling and Wellness Center will host a training for faculty and staff to assist with students who may be in crisis.

Created by the JED Foundation, this training, called "You Can Help a Student," includes a general overview of mental health issues in college and the importance of staff and faculty reaching out to students who may be in crisis. Participants will learn techniques for having difficult conversations, how to create a supportive environment for students, and learn what resources are available for students and staff at WWU in a crisis.

When and Where: Wednesday, April 13 from 4-5:15 p.m. in Academic West 406

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