Stories tagged with: Counseling and Psychological Services

Ohio University and state of Ohio partner in fight against opioid overdoses

October 18, 2023 Across the United States, accidental fentanyl ingestion is taking the lives of thousands of young adults. Ohio University is leading an initiative with the state of Ohio to make naloxone accessible.

International honor society selects counselor education doctoral student Ibrahim Akmese as Leadership Fellow

May 9, 2023 Ibrahim Akmese, a doctoral student in counselor education has been selected as a Leadership Fellow for Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International.

Athens community successfully Takes Back the Night in large numbers

April 13, 2023 The annual Take Back the Night event is a chance for the OHIO and Athens community to advocate for survivors of sexual and domestic violence. Participants marched in support throughout uptown Athens.

Beale aims to support mental health and wellness of engineering students through Wellness Seminar

February 7, 2023 On Feb. 18, 2023, Beale has planned the Russ College of Engineering and Technology Wellness Seminar, which will host five free sessions.

OHIO shares reminder about available campus safety, training and notification tools

November 17, 2022 The safety and security of OHIO students and the campus community is our top priority. In light of the recent tragic events that have affected our peer institutions across the higher education landscape, we’d like to share information regarding the resources, programs and notification tools that are available to help keep our community safe, educated and informed.

Ohio University ranked first in the state for Best College Campus by

September 29, 2022 ranked Ohio University as the Best College Campus in Ohio and number 31 as the Best College Campus in America.

Ohio now using 988 Suicide and Crisis Hotline

August 31, 2022 Ohio University students now have a new number to call if they are in crisis or having suicidal thoughts. People can now dial 988 to reach the 988 Suicide and Crisis Hotline in times of need.

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Taking care of your mental health

April 28, 2022 May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and there are many programs and resources available to Ohio University students.

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Finding help for eating disorders

February 13, 2022 February is National Eating Disorder Awareness Month and there are many eating disorder support resources available at Ohio University.

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Counselors in residence help students adjust to campus life

February 3, 2022 As spring semester moves forward, some students may be feeling stressed, whether it’s about being back on campus, the pressure of classes, or other issues.

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Online workshop offers mental health support to Ohio University students

November 22, 2021 The Coping Clinic at Counseling & Psychological Services (CPS) offers Ohio University students an online forum to talk about their mental health and learn helpful tips for managing stress and anxiety.

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Warm up your mood this winter and avoid Seasonal Affective Disorder

November 19, 2021 Do the winter months have you feeling more depressed and unmotivated than usual? You may be suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder, and Counseling and Psychological Services can help.

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CPS offers advice for coping with stress during finals, holidays

November 2, 2021 As the end of Fall Semester approaches, many students may feel additional stress and anxiety about their upcoming exams or visiting home for the holiday season. 

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Psychologist and Diversity and Inclusion clinician Dr. Kristyn Neckles receives 2021 Transforming Care Award

October 20, 2021 OHIO psychologist in Counseling and Psychological Services Dr. Kristyn Neckles received the 2021 Transforming Care Award from the Equitas Health Institute in the Social Service Provider category.

Send Silence Packing exhibit raises suicide awareness

October 11, 2021 Hundreds of backpacks soon will be lined across College Green in Athens in recognition of suicide awareness for the Send Silence Packing exhibit on display Oct. 12.