Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 52.95
Liaison Chad Carwein
Submission Date Jan. 16, 2020

STARS v2.2

East Carolina University
PA-14: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.75 / 1.00 Chad Carwein
University Sustainability Manager
HSC Facilities Services
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Does the institution have a wellness program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all students?:

Does the institution have a wellness and/or employee assistance program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all academic staff?:

Does the institution have a wellness and/or employee assistance program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all non-academic staff?:

A brief description of the institution’s wellness and/or employee assistance program(s):

Campus Recreation and Wellness - http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/crw/programs/campus_wellness/programs.cfm
Center for Counseling and Student Development - http://www.ecu.edu/counselingcenter/

Wellness Programs and Services:

Wellness Passport Program: A partnership between the Wellness Office, COAD 1000, Kinesiology 1000 courses and programmers from across campus that exposes students to the 8 dimensions of wellness model through a wide range of approved programing to promote overall wellbeing and self-care.

Services offered in the Center:
- Range of educational materials including books and models for loan
- Educational packets on a wide variety of health topics
- Brochures and fact sheets
- Healthy lifestyle coaching
- Free Body Mass Index Assessment
- Body fat assessment using Omron

Group presentations: Wellness staff and ECU Healthy PIRATES are available to do presentations for your group or class. Topics include, but are not limited to:
- Sexuality (healthy relationships, contraception, STD's pregnancy options, etc.)
- Nutrition (weight loss, fad diets, freshman 15, eating disorders, body image, etc)
- Tobacco use/smoking cessation
- Alcohol and other drug use
- Stress management
- Physical activity
- Men's/women's health
- Other topics are available upon request.

Here is a list of available outreach programs offered by Wellness staff: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/crw/programs/campus_wellness/upload/Campus-Wellness-Programs-2.pdf

Fitness Programing and Services: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/crw/programs/fitness/index.cfm
- Group fitness classes
- Personal Training
- Mind/Body/Dance classes
- Incentive programs such as Pirate Fit etc.
- Body fat assessment

Counseling Programs and Services:

Counseling services and referrals: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/counselingcenter/counseling.cfm

Group Services: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/counselingcenter/groups.cfm

Outreach, Online Screenings, Workshops, & Special Events: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/counselingcenter/workshops.cfm

Student Health Services: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/studenthealth/
- Medical Clinic
- Pharmacy
- Lab
- X-Ray
- Health Education
- Nutrition
- Rapid Care/Allergy Clinic
- Sexual Assault/Personal Safety

Victims Advocacy Services: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/victimservices/

Collegiate Recovery Community Services: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/counselingcenter/recovery/

Emergency/Crisis Services and Suicide Prevention: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-studentaffairs/counselingcenter/recovery/


Employee Wellness Institute – Campus recreation and wellness offers student affairs employees an 8 week wellness institute that focuses on the 8 dimensions of wellness to encourage a healthy lifestyle and personal wellbeing: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-admin/uwc/

Wellness Committee - http://www.ecu.edu/cs-admin/uwc/wellness_committee.cfm

Employee Resources Program - http://www.ecu.edu/cs-admin/humanresources/customcf/Employee_Relations/Employee_Resources_Program.pdf

Does the institution prohibit smoking within all occupied buildings owned or leased by the institution?:

Does the institution restrict outdoor smoking?:

Does the institution prohibit smoking and tobacco use across the entire campus?:

A copy of the institution's smoke-free policy:
The institution’s smoke-free policy:

As of July 2018, smoking is prohibited across the entire Health Sciences Campus and restricted within 100 feet of buildings on Main Campus, which is effectively banning it due to the fact that there are vey few high traffic areas that are not within 100 feet of a building. See the following link for more information: https://news.ecu.edu/2018/06/14/begins-july-1/

Website URL where information about the institution’s wellness programs is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

Data Sources:

Michelle Morris, HR Director of Employment & Clinical Support Services

Steven Trotter, Associate Director of Wellness & Fitness

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