Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.89
Liaison Julie Newman
Submission Date Oct. 23, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PA-13: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 MIT Office of Sustainability
Director
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have a wellness program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all students?:
Yes

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

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

A brief description of the institution’s wellness and/or employee assistance program(s), including information to support each affirmative response above :

Mental Health and Counseling services are available to all students at MIT’s on-site medical facility called ""MIT Medical."" A benefit called “MyLife Services” provides employees, faculty, staff, postdoc associates and postdoc fellows with up to four free and confidential counseling sessions per person, per concern, with a licensed mental health professional. Community Wellness at MIT Medical also works with the entire MIT community to provide resources and programs to help make healthy choices. Classes and programs include: exercise and fitness; stress reduction and mindfulness; sexual health; wellness coaching; healthy eating and more.

Additional information can be found at:
MindHandHeart: http://mindhandheart.mit.edu
Community Wellness at MIT: https://medical.mit.edu/services/community-wellness
MIT Recreation: http://www.mitrecsports.com/
DSL Wellness: https://studentlife.mit.edu/wellness-and-support


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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