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Self Help Booklets

Self-help booklets
 

CPS has a number of Self Help Booklets for students who:

  • Need Information for a class presentation or other public arena.
  • Need some ways of identifying problems in themselves or friends, and some helpful tips to "jumpstart" a needed change.
  • Are reluctant to consider face-to-face counseling right away, but want a more private way to begin to understand their problem (or the problems of a friend) and to give them courage to consider talking with someone.
  • Need an easier way to bring up a problem with a friend or family member and use one of our booklets as a "conversation starter."
  • Are psychological minded and curious about the following topics:

 

    Breaking Up

    Controlling Your Temper

    Depression

    Exam Panic

    Friendships Gone Bad

    Irresistible Urges

    Jealousy

    Loneliness

Long Distance Relationships

Perfectionism

Procrastination

Relationships that Hurt

Self-Confidence

Stop Being So Negative

Suicide: Helping Someone At Risk

Worrying: How to do less of it

These Self-Help Booklets are available to all OU students free of cost. You can pick them up at the CPS front desk without having to talk to anyone!

 

Ordering Self Help Booklets

 
If other counseling centers or agencies are interested in these booklets, please see the directions for online ordering below. Payments can be accepted by check or credit card. All credit card transactions must be completed online.
 

Tax exempt centers or agencies:

 
1. A blanket tax exempt form must be either faxed to 740-593-0091 or emailed to Mitzi Trentacoste, Business and Technology Manager at trentacm@ohio.edu.
 
A. Payment by Credit Card: Tax Exempt Self Help Booklets   Shipping must be added to your invoice.
 
B. Payment by Check: please contact Dr. Weiner, 740-593-1616 or weiner@ohio.edu for an electronic copy of the invoice to be completed. Shipping must be added to your invoice.
 

For taxable orders:

 
A. Payment by Credit Card: Taxable Self Help Booklets     Shipping must be added to your invoice.
 
B. Payment by Check: please contact Dr. Weiner, 740-593-1616 or weiner@ohio.edu for an electronic copy of the invoice to be completed. Shipping must be added to your invoice.
 
 
If you have any questions regarding the booklets, please contact Dr. Weiner, 740-593-1616 or weiner@ohio.edu. All other questions related to online ordering, please contact Mitzi Trentacoste, 740-593-1616 or trentacm@ohio.edu.
 
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