Please read through the training/workshop descriptions and then complete the workshop/training request form below. Please allow up to 48 hours for a response concerning your request. Indicate the workshop/training you’d like to request and indicate more than a one-time slot for your request.
“Homesickness Survival Kit” will be run as a 4-session group, as well as a one-time workshop. Dates for each semester will be announced. This support group/workshop will assist students in coping with homesickness, assist with identifying campus and community supports, and assist students with acclimating to campus, college life, and the Huntington area.
Mindfulness for the College Student – Mindfulness is a tool that assists with recognizing conscious awareness and living in the here-and-now. Mindfulness aids in stress reduction and relaxation. This 30 minute to 1-hour training will teach students mindfulness tools that can be applied in day-to-day life to assist with stress management, stress reduction, and decreasing anxiety.
Question, Persuade, Refer Suicide Prevention Training (QPR) is a 1-hour training that teaches how to help save a life from suicide. QPR stands for Question, Persuade, Refer and is a federally funded prevention program that is also utilized by Prevent Suicide WV. This is a training for faculty, staff, as well as students. After the training, participants are certified in QPR Suicide Prevention Training.
Relaxation Techniques in a Fast-Paced World is a 30-minute workshop will teach students progressive muscle relaxation, deep breathing and other relaxation strategies to help students learn to apply self-care in their daily lives.
Safe Zone Training is a 2-hour training that focuses on LGBTQ+ awareness, and the opportunity to learn about LGBTQ+ identities and topics and discusses privilege, prejudice, and discrimination. This Training is meant to spread awareness and learning, and participants/organizations will receive a Safe Zone Sticker to indicate one has received the training and standing for equality for all.
Stomp Out Stress is a 30 minute to 1-hour training assists students with identifying stress management strategies to aid with identifying, managing, and coping with stress. Students will learn relaxation and mindfulness tools and will process how to work through daily life stressors.
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Teaching Students with Mental Health Concerns is a 1-hour training is for faculty and staff and assists with identifying mental health symptoms and concerns, strategies to communicate and interact with one that has a mental health concern and/or diagnoses, and campus resources that can assist faculty and staff with student concerns.
TIPS for the University is a 2-hour training for students teaches skills needed to gain knowledge about alcohol and its effects, as well as ways to intervene with peers to prevent alcohol-related incidents and how to interact socially with others when alcohol is involved.
Marshall University Counseling Center Workshop/Training Request Form
Select the workshop/training you would like to request. Also, please indicate at least two dates/times for the training/workshop request. Please allow up to 48 hours for a staff member to contact you regarding your training/workshop request. Please submit the form at least two weeks prior to your date request.