Rise and Thrive: Student Accessibility to Mental Health Services

How are campuses connecting students to mental health services in accessibility, availability, awareness and adaptability?  Learn innovative approaches from our speakers:

Rosa West, PhD, MBA, LMHC, LMFT
Associate Director Outreach & Consultation
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Florida Counseling & Wellness Center


Marci Young, PsyD, LP
Director of Prevention and Outreach
Wichita State University Counseling and Prevention Services


The Ohio College Initiative will host a series of webinars through September of 2022, in collaboration with the Rise and Thrive Campus-Community Partnerships. Participants will have the opportunity to engage with state and national experts through a series of webinars that promote campuses and communities working together. Throughout the series, you will learn how to build connections between students, staff and community providers that result in improved access to supportive higher education environments and services.

The webinar will be at no cost to participants and continuing education (CE) hours will be offered.

The Rise and Thrive Partnerships: Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services; PreventionFIRST!; the Ohio College Initiative, a program of Prevention Action Alliance; the Ohio Program for Campus Safety and Mental Health; the Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Drug Misuse Prevention and Recovery, and the Ohio University Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Service.