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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.
The first section outlines the infrastructure that needs to be in place to build and sustain an effective mental health promotion and suicide prevention effort. The second section guides campus planners in developing a comprehensive, coordinated set of programs and … read more
There are skills that will help students thrive as you get ready to leave high school. Here you’ll find information, tools and guidance to help you feel Set to Go – whether you go to college or straight to a … read more
A Socio-Culturally, Linguistically-Responsive, and Trauma-Informed Approach to Mental Health Interpretation
Provides mental health clinicians and professional interpreters with information about a trauma-informed approach to mental health interpretation that is socio-culturally and linguistically- responsive to the needs of children and families receiving services. This resource guide describes frameworks for mental health … read more
This report analyzes the status of youth in implementation of two state-funded programs addressing homelessness during the pandemic: The $650 million Homeless Housing, Assistance and Prevention (HHAP) program (round one), which requires that local jurisdictions dedicate at least 8% to … read more
This resource includes an overview of major areas where students on the autism spectrum might experience challenges, with ideas for accommodations and supports. It also links to a one-page overview or checklist.
Accommodating Student Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder: Tips for Campus Faculty and Staff PDF
This report is the result of discussions during the Veterans Success Jam, held in May 2010.
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) is highlighting statements from past Culture of Health Program (CoHP) reports that acknowledge structural racism’s direct and negative impact on health – and in particular the disproportionate effects on the health and well-being of … read more
Although diversity in higher education has continued to increase over the past 20 years, colleges and universities continue to enroll Black, Latinx and American Indian students in bachelor’s programs at low rates. This Policy Guide explores various types of barriers … read more
This toolkit from the American College Health Association provides higher education institution to use when developing sexual violence prevention programming and responding to incidents of sexual violence experienced by members of the campus community.
ADHD makes it difficult to stay on top of the multiple tasks of daily life, especially complex tasks that require organization, planning, and sustained focus. HelpGuide provides information and strategies for families and adults experiencing ADHD.
Provides information on sexuality and reproductive health; advocates for a positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health.
Developed by AFSP and the Suicide Prevention Resource Center — two of the nation’s leading organizations devoted to suicide prevention — to assist schools in the aftermath of a suicide (or other death) in a school community.
ULifeline is an online source for college student mental and behavioral health resources. This page provides information about alcohol and drug abuse signs and getting help.
Provides information for consumers about safe drinking, appropriate drinking levels, alcohol’s effect on the body, and the impact of alcohol on specific populations.
American Academy of Pediatrics Calls for Focusing on Safe, Stable Relationships to Prevent Toxic Stress and Buffer its Effects on Children
latest research showing the significance of safe, stable, and nurturing relationships
American Academy of Pediatrics Calls for Trauma-Informed Care to be Incorporated Into Children’s Health Care
The effects of trauma on children, families and their healthcare providers in a policy statement,
A membership organization, AHCA serves institutions of higher education and college health care professionals to address the health needs of students at colleges and universities.
Information and education about suicide and depression, programs for suicide survivor treatment, research, and education.
California has several AFSP chapters. Use this search tool to find the chapter for your region and get involved in local AFSP suicide prevention walks, Talk Saves Lives suicide prevention trainings, and more.