Students, faculty, staff, and teaching assistants are essential when it comes to preventing suicide and promoting help-seeking behaviors among their peers. UHS offers consultation with concerned third parties.
Asking for help is always challenging but students of color often face historical and cultural barriers when trying to access mental health services. The counselors at University Health Services are reaching out to minority student groups in an effort to bridge that gap.
University Health Services (UHS) hired three additional staff members to expand violence prevention and survivor services.
UHS hired six new staff members who have a special interest in underserved and underrepresented student populations, and the impact campus climate can have on student success.
This semester, our campus has seen acts of hate and discrimination on the basis of race, religion, class, gender, and ethnicity. These incidents should not tolerated on our campus — UW-Madison should be an environment where everyone can feel like a safe and respected member of the campus community. We acknowledge the feelings students may […]
Dantrell Cotton, a University Health Services (UHS) Health Equity Assistant, recently received a Graduate Student Peer Mentor Award.
To the students of UW-Madison: In the spring of 2015, Madison and our campus community struggled to understand the tragic shooting of Tony Robinson in the context of the killing of many young, black lives across our nation. Racism and its effects are issues that affect many communities across the country and UW-Madison is not […]
A new program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison aims to explore masculinity and the problems accompanied by simplified definitions of it.