If you have chosen to follow through with a student, you may still have some questions about how best to handle the situation. Staff members at the College Counseling Center would be pleased to help you.
- Assess the situation, its seriousness, and the potential for referral,
- Learn about resources, both on and off campus, so you can suggest the most appropriate help available when talking with the student,
- Find the best way to make a referral, if appropriate,
- Clarify your own feelings about the student and consider ways you can be most effective.
The Counseling Center staff is also available available to conduct presentations to your departments on such topics as: Dealing with Depression, Adjustment to College, Assertive Communication, Cultural and Racial Diversity, Eating Disorders, Stress Management, Relaxation Techniques. Ask for a faculty or staff consultation.