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MSU Denver

Outreach

Our virtual outreach efforts are designed to promote psychoeducation on some of the developmental needs of students.

These are often through our workshops. Please visit the Workshops section for more information.

We also provide class presentations on a variety of mental health topics aimed at reducing stigma and promoting use of psychological treatment. They are focused on effective interpersonal communications, the management of stress, adjusting to life changes, and suicide awareness and prevention.

Mental Health Awareness Days

VIRTUAL MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS DAYS

The Counseling Center will provide free resources to the MSU Denver Community.  Advanced registration is required by calling the Counseling Center at 303-615-9988. You can also sign up on the Events Calendar.

These are opportunities to gain more knowledge about Depression, Eating Disorders, and Substance Abuse, as well as healthy ways to improve your mood and behaviors.

 

FALL 2021 – SPRING 2022 EVENTS   

 

NATIONAL YELLOW RIBBON SUICIDE AWARENESS

Presented as part of National Suicide Prevention Week 2021, these virtual workshops are conducted through Microsoft Teams.  The workshops will provide information on some of the warning signs and risk factors for suicide; suggestions for how to help yourself and loved ones who may be at risk; some of the misconceptions about suicidal behaviors; and resources for a deeper understanding and acting promptly if and when there is a need to intervene.

Tuesday, September 7th, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

OR

Thursday, September 9th, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Contact: John Jurica, Ph.D., Staff Psychologist

 

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS AND SCREENING DAYS

The Counseling Center will provide FREE SCREENINGS AND RESOURCES THAT ARE OPEN TO THE AURARIA COMMUNITY.

These are opportunities to gain more knowledge about Depression, Eating Disorders, and Substance Abuse, as well as healthy ways to improve your mood and behaviorsLocations TBD. Turnhalle requested.

 

NATIONAL DEPRESSION SCREENING DAY

Wednesday, October 6th, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS SCREENING DAY

Wednesday, February 23th, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 pm

 

NATIONAL ALCOHOL & CANNABIS SCREENING DAY

Wednesday, April 6th, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.