National Depression Screening Day
October 6, 2016
11am to 2pm in SAC MPR
National Alcohol Screening Day
April 6, 2017
11:30 am to 2:30pm
Location to be determined.
National Alcohol Screening Day (NASD) is an outreach, education, and screening initiative that raises awareness about harmful and dependent drinking behaviors and connects individuals who are at risk with treatment options. NASD is held annually on Thursday of the first full week of April. Thousands of colleges, community-based organizations, and military installations provide the program to the public each year. http://mentalhealthscreening.org/programs/initiatives.
Out of the Darkness Campus Walk
April 13, 2016
This walk will help raise awareness of suicide, support families and friends of the more than 38,000 Americans who die by suicide, raise funds for suicide prevention, research, and educational programs, erase the stigma surrounding suicide and its causes, and encourage those suffering from mental illness to seek treatment.
Gallaudet University, in collaboration with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention(AFSP), will host the event. EVERYONE is welcome and encouraged to walk.
Participants who raise $100 or more by the day of the WALK will receive an Out of the Darkness t-shirt at check-in. Registration is now open.
Follow this link for more information -- www.afsp.org
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