Behind Happy Faces: Talking About Mental Health
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
6:00 PM-7:00 PM
Sponsored by Fraternity & Sorority Life, the Multicultural Greek Council, the Counseling Center, the Interfraternity Council, Active Minds, Alpha Chi Rho, Delta Phi Epsilon, Center City Student Life, Student Conduct & Community Standards, and Commuter and Transfer Programs & Services.
This program focuses specifically on mental health and how societal stereotypes can lead to increased loneliness, isolation, and suicide. Ross uses tasteful humor and insights to help participants understand common mental health conditions and individual differences. He also covers warning signs that students can look for in their friends and peers, as well as resources that can provide guidance in these sensitive situations.
Ross Szabo is an award winning speaker, writer, trainer and recently returned Peace Corps Volunteer. Since 2002, he has spoken to more than 1 million students about the importance of mental health and provided a positive example to empower them to seek help.
**This program is CEO LEAD-certified**