Students are getting involved in the conversation about mental health on campuses and they are raising awareness. If you have students on your campus interested in getting started, refer to these resources.
Active Minds: https://www.activeminds.org/
Project LETS: https://projectlets.org/chapters
NAMI on campus: https://www.nami.org/Get-Involved/NAMI-on-Campus
The JED Foundation: https://www.jedfoundation.org/what-we-do/colleges/
Students don’t always want to talk to faculty, staff, or administrators. And we’re not always around. Remind and assure students they don’t have to be professionals to be a good listener.