Outreach

Suicide Prevention Training

The Counseling Center offers two versions of suicide prevention training developed by the JED foundation. We offer these versions on-demand through Canvas, which you can view at any time. We also offer live (virtual or in-person) trainings.

Training requests for either presentation can be sent to counseling@uwosh.edu.

 **Bonus Trainings for Titans Care Week!**

In-Person 

Tues., March 14th, 6 – 7 pm, Sage 1210 – “You Can Help a Friend” (Student audience focus) 

Wed., March 15th, 4 – 5 pm, Sage 1214 – “You Can Help a Student” (Faculty/Staff audience focus) 

Virtual 

Thurs., March 16th, 6 – 7 pm, “You Can Help a Friend” (Student audience focus) Link to join “You Can Help a Friend” on March 16th at 6 pm 

Fri., March 17th, 12 – 1 pm, “You Can Help a Student” (Faculty/Staff audience focus) Link to join “You Can Help a Student” on March 17th at 12 pm 

 

For Student Audience: You Can Help a Friend

This one-hour training covers how to help a friend/peer with mental health concerns and/or thoughts of suicide.

Click here to complete the on-demand version of this course.

This training covers the following program objectives:

  • How to identify signs of distress
  • What students can do to help a friend/peer in distress
  • How to take action
  • Where to go for more support

 

Upcoming student trainings:

Wed., March 8, 12 – 1 pm

Wed., April 12, 12 – 1 pm

For Faculty/Staff Audience: You Can Help a Student

This one-hour training shares information about recognizing and responding to students in distress and how to help students with mental health concerns and/or thoughts of suicide.

Click here to complete the on-demand version of this course.

This training covers the following program objectives:

  • Understanding current landscape of mental health in college students
  • How to identify signs of distress
  • What faculty/staff can do to help a student in distress & how to take action
  • Where to go for more support

 

Upcoming faculty/staff trainings:

Wed., March 29, 12 – 1 pm

Wed., April 26, 12 – 1 pm

UW Oshkosh Counseling Center
Student Success Center, Suite 240
750 Elmwood Ave
Oshkosh, WI 54901