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Peer Support Group: Mental Health Challenges and Recovery

The Collegiate Recovery Community has developed a peer support group for students who are recovering from a mental health challenge. To learn more, email Emma.Hightower@ttu.edu.

International Student Support Group

Fridays 3 - 4:30PM

Location: Student Wellness Center
Register: Contact Dr. Marie Moerkbak (Marie.moerkbak@ttu.edu) or (806) 742-3674

This group offers you a space to address the challenges of being an international student, such as cultural adjustments, loneliness, homesickness, etc. The group meets weekly during the Fall 2021 Semester.

National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) Meeting

1st and 3rd Mondays every month 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Location: Serenity Center B | Ceter for Collegiate Recovery Communities
More Information:https://namitexas.org/nami-lubbock/ 

Q.P.R. (Question. Persuade. Refer.) Suicide Gatekeeper Training

Monday, October 25th 12pm-1pm
Wednesday, November 17th 3pm-4pm

Location: Virtual
Register: To register for the training, please email Dr. Amanda Wheeler at Amanda.wheeler@ttu.edu.

Suicide can be seen as a journey of increasing hopelessness that starts with an idea and ends with an act. Anybody with the right skills can disrupt this journey. QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer, and using QPR skills will provide hope to those in crisis. The Student Counseling Center is currently offering FREE official QPR training. Trainees will be certified as QPR Gatekeepers and will learn how to intervene and get help for someone in a suicidal crisis. 

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