Outreach

Counseling Center Presentations

Counseling Center staff members are available to meet with student groups and organizations, academic departments, faculty, or staff to deliver outreach presentations on a variety of mental health topics. Past presentation topics have included:

  • Stress Management
  • Coping with Seasonal Depression
  • Depression and Suicide
  • Eating and Body Image Concerns
  • Relationship Issues
  • Dealing with the Emotionally Distressed Student
  • Coping Skills
  • Overview of Counseling Center Services
  • We welcome requests for other topics as well!

Counseling Center Interviews

Counseling Center staff members are available for interviews conducted by campus organizations such as the Western Front or for course assignments.  Please follow the guidelines below to request an interview. 

Request a Presentation or Interview

Organizations interested in having the Counseling Center present a topic to their group or students interested in an interview with Counseling Center staff must complete the Outreach Request Form below. 

Please note the following for presentations:

  • Provide at least two weeks’ notice.
  • Schedule the presentation for at least 30 minutes.
  • Advertise the presentation in such a way that at least 10 students will be in attendance.
  • Preferably provide us with options for date and time.
  • Preferably notify us very early or very late in the term (off-peak times). 
  • Please be aware that our staff may not be able to accommodate all outreach program requests. Our ability to respond to outreach requests may be impacted by factors such as current demand for services and availability of staff to present on a given topic. If you need additional information, please email Chris Edwards or call 360-650-3164.

Please note the following for interviews:

  • Provide at least two weeks’ notice.
  • Email the completed form to Chris Edwards or send via campus mail to the Counseling Center MS-9052. Please be aware that our staff may not be able to accommodate all outreach program requests.  Our ability to respond to outreach requests may be impacted by factors such as current demand for services and availability of staff to present on a given topic. If you need additional information, please email Chris Edwards or call 360-650-3164.
  • All requests for interviews or comments from a reporter, including those reporting for the Western Front, must first route their requests through University Communications (phone: 360-650-3350). Counseling Center staff are unable to respond to requests from reporters until this step is completed.

Outreach Request Form

When would you like to schedule the presentation (please list three options)
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