David M. Joseph, PhD, compiled this list of resources that campus faculty, staff, and interested individuals can use to learn more about the experiences of veterans.
Health & Wellness ResourcesThese health and wellness resources are an extensive, curated collection of tools and resources. The library includes external resources as well as resources that were developed under CCC Health & Wellness or submitted by the colleges. Search by keyword, topic, and/or audience.
Legally, it is well-settled that while being suicidal is not a protected disability, the attendant conditions that make a person suicidal, such as depression, addiction or a mental illness are almost always seen as qualifying disabilities and therefore are protected … read more
A national non-profit agency whose mission is to prevent suicide through public awareness and education, reduce stigma, and serve as a resource for those touched by suicide. SAVE utilizes a national multi-media campaign including television and radio ads, indoor and … read more
The following worksheets can help you estimate SMART targets for priority audiences and overall effectiveness of targeted interventions for the entire campus population. You can replace text and percents in the yellow filled cells of the sheets not completely protected.
The National Behavioral Intervention Team Association (NaBITA) is an organization for the support and professional development of behavioral intervention team members.
Well-respected organization that provides education and information about sexuality and sexual and reproductive health, and advocates the right of individuals to make responsible sexual choices.
The Trevor Project is determined to end suicide among LGBTQ youth by providing life-saving and life-affirming resources including a nationwide, 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline, digital community, and advocacy/educational programs. 24-hour Crisis Intervention Lifeline: 866-488-7386
Transformation Center Example of peer support for mental health from NAMI-Massachusetts Transformation Center
A Massachusetts statewide peer-operated training, technical assistance, and peer support networking organization. We seek to transform policy and practice in communities and systems by facilitating the growth, well-being and diverse voices and expressions of people in all stages of recovering … read more
This fact sheet, adapted from the National Center for PTSD website, describes traumatic brain injury signs and symptoms, and discusses overlap with PTSD.
UMM’s Violence Prevention page includes posters, brochures, policies, student information resources, and more to prevent violence on campus.
Adapted from “What is PTSD?” from National Center for PTSD website: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/pages/what-is-ptsd.asp
Young Invincibles was founded by a group of students in the summer of 2009, motivated by the recognition that young people’s voices were not being heard in the debate over health care reform. They advocate for the role of young … read more