Tag: Counseling and Health Services

Save the date: Suicide prevention training, Oct. 26

Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend the free QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Gatekeeper Training for Suicide Prevention, from Noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 in Phoenix A of the University Union. Pre-registration is not required. For more information contact Greg Smith, senior counselor at smithg@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2380. In the training, you will […]

Stress Happens! Program coming up for students

Faculty and staff, please share this learning opportunity with students: “Stress Happens, Deal with It!” is the first in a fall series of program by the AIC and Counseling and Health. It will be held Tuesday, Sept. 26 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the 1965 Room, University Union. Presented by UW-Green Bay counselors Lissa […]

Flu vaccine available on campus

Vaccination is one of the best ways to protect yourself against the flu. The Counseling and Health Center, SS1400, is offering Seasonal Influenza Vaccine (Quadrivalent) to all faculty, staff and students — by appointment only. Set up your appointment by having your campus ID# or Faculty/Staff ID# available, (it’s the one on your ID card […]

Flu shots are $20 for faculty and staff

Already distributed campuswide but repeated here for the record: The Counseling and Health Center, SS 1400, is offering seasonal influenza vaccine (trivalent) shots to all faculty/staff and students, by appointment only starting Monday, Oct. 19. Set up your appointment by having your campus ID# or Faculty/Staff ID# available — it’s the one on your ID […]

New on campus: Depression and Bipolar support group

A Depression and Bipolar Alliance (DBSA) support group has formed on campus. The group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. every Tuesday in the Manistique Room of the University Union (Room 101B). This is a peer-led support group for people who are diagnosed with a mood disorder like depression or bipolar disorder, and/or their friends […]

Amenson-Hill was point person on Aurora Health grant vs. sexual violence

Here is clarification on Friday’s announcement that UW-Green Bay is the recipient of a sizeable grant — nearly $128,000 from the Aurora Health Care foundation — earmarked for educational initiatives related to sexual violence. The Log initially reported that Amy Henniges, director of the Counseling and Health Center, is the point person on the project. […]

UWGB shares in Aurora Health grants, gets $127,000 vs. sexual violence

There was good news Friday (July 31) regarding UW-Green Bay educational efforts on issues related to sexual violence. Aurora Health Care announced grants to two dozen community organizations in eastern Wisconsin (including UWGB) totaling $3.4 million from Aurora’s community-focused Better Together Fund. The $127,786 grant to the University will be used to develop the “Relationship […]

In the news: Henniges talks to WBAY-TV 2 about grant 


“One of our (objectives) is to promote healthy relationships,” Amy Henniges told WBAY-TV 2 reporter Ellery McCardle about a $127,786 Aurora Health grant to UW-Green Bay. “One of the big things that our campus has never had before is a health educator, so we’re going to use a good part of that money to hire […]

Suicide prevention training next week

There is free gatekeeper training for suicide prevention for faculty, staff and students from noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, April 7 in Alumni A/B of the University Union. Learn how to recognize the warning signs of suicide, offer hope and help the person find the help they need. Sponsored by Counseling and Health Center, 360° of Wellness […]

Healthy Campus: Wellness Committee Promotes Overall Employee Health

Whether it is through promoting exercise, healthy eating, or even ergonomics, UW-Green Bay’s Wellness Committee is devoted to keeping employees healthy. The committee focuses on physical, occupational, emotional, social, fiscal, environmental, intellectual and nutritional wellness. The next program, “Heart Healthy Living,” is scheduled for Thursday, February 19 from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. in Alumni […]