Calendar of Events, fall semester 2016
Let’s Talk. Mondays, 10am-12pm; Thursdays, 1-3pm. Kirby Student Center 361. “Let’s Talk” is a program that provides easy access to brief, informal, and confidential consultations with counselors from UMD Health Services. Drop-in for support and resources – no appointment necessary!! To learn more, see our Let's Talk frequently asked questions.
Grief Support Group. Every Wednesday evening. The group will meet in RDC 301, across from the dining center. Choose your group time, 4-5:30pm or 6-7:30pm. Snacks provided. Facilitated by Barb Titus, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pet Away Worry and Stress Events!! Thursdays, 11am-1pm in the Kirby Lounge on select dates; check our PAWS website for updated information. Experience the relaxing energy of pets on campus! UMD, in collaboration with Animal Allies ambassadors and Pet Partner teams, welcomes you to de-stress with pets.
Wellbeing Wednesdays. Every Wednesday; new location each week! Look for students on campus bringing wellness tips, information and activities on the road this semester! Stay tuned for more information!
Flu Clinics: Every fall, UMD Health Services, the College of Pharmacy and QuickCare staff provide a campus wide flu clinic. Flu vaccinations are provided to students free of charge with presentation of Student ID. Staff and faculty who have UPlan insurance are also covered free of charge with presentation of their insurance card. Otherwise, flu vaccinations are offered at a cost of approximately $22. Health Services encourages the campus community to be vaccinated to protect themselves from the flu virus and to protect others that we live, learn and work with on campus (and at home).
October 12th (Wed), Kirby Rafters, 9am-3pm
October 25th (Tue), Kirby Rafters, 9am-3pm
UMD Health Check: Wednesday, October 12th, 10am to 1pm, Kirby Ballroom. UMD Health Check is an event sponsored by Health Services in collaboration with various departments across campus that offers students free drop in health assessments on campus in the fall. Students can stop in at the Kirby Ballroom and have any or all of the approximately 22 assessments offered at the event. The event typically includes the following assessments: cholesterol, blood glucose, wellness assessments, massage, nutritional assessments, cardiovascular and fitness testing, hearing and vision screening, bone density measurements, blood pressure, back health, running shoe/foot health assessments, alcohol screening, tobacco cessation, family planning information, counseling and mental health activities, and sleep assessments.
Interested in health and wellness education and experiences? Consider joining one of Health Services students groups: Peer Health Educators, Wellness Advocates, and the Student Health Advisory Committee. See the Health Services web site for more information.
Health Services is here for you!
Mission Statement: To provide students the opportunity to develop healthy personal lifestyles, help ensure their retention at UMD, and contribute to the overall excellence of their total educational experience. We will accomplish this mission by providing quality health care, counseling, and education that focuses on their physical, emotional, social, and intellectual well-being, and to be actively involved with all health issues that affect the University and community.
Call 218-726-8155 for medical appointments.
Call 218-726-7913 for free and confidential counseling appointments.
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