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Supporting Students’ Mental Health in Education Abroad Workshop

Thursday, October 13, 1:00 PM @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thursday, October 13, 2022
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm UK time BST (UTC+1)
OSAC ASC
Syracuse University, London Seminar Pre-Conference Workshop

Faraday House, 48 Old Gloucester St, London WC1N 3AE, United Kingdom

This workshop will review current trends in mental health support for traditional college-aged students, with specific focus on:

    • Understanding high-risk behaviors,
    • Identifying stress induced behaviors,
    • Discussing concerns related to legal and practical responses to mental health crisis,
    • Providing models for pre-departure mental health screening,
    • Introducing strategies for managing mental health concerns when they occur.

This is an interactive workshop that engages participants in discussion of case studies, role analysis, and application of The Standards of Good Practice.

Facilitators

Breeda McGrath - The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Breeda McGrath                                                                                                          The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Marissa Lombardi - The Forum on Education Abroad Marissa Lombardi                                                                                                      The Forum on Education Abroad

Who Should Attend This Workshop?

 

      • Education abroad administrators
      • Faculty who lead education abroad programs
      • Onsite resident directors and staff
      • Risk managers
      • Mental health professionals who work closely with traditional college-aged students
      • Community members such as internship or volunteer supervisors or home stay families

      Learning Outcomes/How You’ll Benefit

       

        • Understand the unique mental health concerns related to the current generation of students on education abroad programs;
        • Learn strategies for preparing for and responding to common mental health issues;
        • Knowledge of The Standards of Good Practice and how The Standards can inform program development, policy, and student preparation on education abroad programs.

      Registration Cost:

      Regular Rate Late Registration
      Forum Member $300 $375
      Non-Member $380 $455

       

      Registration Schedule:

        • Early registration: August 11 – September 12
        • Regular registration: September 13 – October 13
        • Due to space limitations we recommend registering early
      Register Now

       

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Details

Date:
Thursday, October 13, 1:00 PM
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Syracuse University
Faraday House, 48 Old Gloucester St, London WC1N 3AE, United Kingdom, London, United Kingdom
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Organizer

The Forum on Education Abroad