Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 33.15
Liaison Mark Kirkpatrick
Submission Date July 23, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Loyalist College
PA-11: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.33 / 1.00 Becky MacWhirter
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Services
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Does the institution make counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all members of the following groups?:
Yes or No
Students Yes
Staff No
Faculty No

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

Wellness services are provided to all full-time faculty and staff (and their immediate family members) including counseling services for mental health, vocational problems, substance abuse, family/marital/financial problems, information, referrals when appropriate, critical incident stress intervention. With regard to students, Loyalist College has had in place a full-time Mind & Wellness Practitioner for several years to promote health and wellbeing on campus, with a focus on mental health. The College also has two full time mental health counselors for students. They offer mental health counseling and support, and help students define their goals, tap into their own strengths and build opportunities for positive change. They can also refer students to additional or specialized community resources when needed to support a student’s wellness. Students are able to access both Counseling and Mind & Wellness Services for free.

The website URL where information about the institution's wellness program(s) is available:

In extenuating circumstances, employee wellness services have been provided to employees who are not full-time.

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