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Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

In collaboration with Student Association, the Counseling Center, Student Assistance, NAMI-SU, and Active Minds, Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 will be from October 2-October 5, 2017.

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Monday October 2:

Mental Health Awareness Week Kick-Off Event
Hosted by Student Association
Quad 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Tuesday October 3:

Intersectionality Matters: A Roundtable Discussion about Mental Health and Identity
Hosted by NAMI and Active Minds
Jabberwocky Café 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday October 4:

Send Silence Packing
An exhibition of backpacks representing the number of college students lost to suicide each year
Hosted by Active Minds
Quad 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Schine Underground rain location)

Thursday October 5:

Therapy Dog Thursday 
Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion in partnership with Pet Partners
Quad 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Sunset Yoga and Meditation
Talk by Dean Reverend Konkol, followed by yoga and meditation
Hosted by Student Association
Quad 6:00 p.m.

Weeklong:

Tie green ribbons in the Orange Grove for mental health awareness!
Keep an eye out for Humans of MHAW posts!
Free t-shirts on Monday and Thursday, and raffle prizes on Thursday!

Mental Health Awareness Week 2016

In collaboration with Hendricks Chapel, Student Association, the harris project, Active Minds, and the Counseling Center, Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 was from October 2-8, 2016.

Mental Health Awareness Week

Sunday October 2:

Co-Occurring Disorders Presentation
Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion in partnership with the harris project
Hall of Languages 207 7 p.m.

Monday October 3:

National Day without Stigma
Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion and Active Minds
Schine Student Center 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesday October 4:

Meditation at Hendricks Chapel
Hosted by Hendricks Chapel
Hendricks Small Chapel 12-1 p.m.

Wednesday October 5:

Syracuse Setbacks 
Hosted by Student Association and the Office of Health Promotion
Stolkin Auditorium 7 p.m.

Thursday October 6:

Therapy Dog Thursday 
Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion in partnership with Pet Partners
Quad 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Mental Illness Doesn't Discriminate
Hosted by Active Minds
Jabberwocky Cafe 7 p.m.

Soulful Sit-downs
Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion
Tolley 204 8-9 p.m.

Friday October 7:

Meditation at Hendricks Chapel
Hosted by Hendricks Chapel
Hendricks Small Chapel 12-1 p.m.

Spirituality and Mental Health
Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion
Hendricks Small Chapel 1-2 p.m.