February 2014 Meeting Summary

Dr. Sam Cochran, Director of the University Counseling Service, presented on student mental health and how it relates to student success. Sam provided an overview of student mental health concerns, discussed the relationship between mental health and academic success, and provided an overview of mental health resources available to UI students across campus. Sam also updated the SST on the University of Iowa’s student suicide prevention grant activities. Please click here to view the presentation slides.

Below are the enrollment steps for the Kognito At Risk –Faculty and Staff on-line training module that was previewed during the meeting.

  1. Go to the course home page:   http://kognitocampus.com/faculty
  2. Click on “Access Training,” then “Yes, create my account”
  3. Use enrollment key uiowa29 to fill out the New User form, then select “Continue.”

Please click here for a flyer for upcoming Mental Health First Aid training sessions.  *Note that these training sessions require only a day out of your schedule.

If you have any questions please contact Sam Cochran (sam-cochran@uiowa.edu).