Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 38.98
Liaison Ann Drevno
Submission Date Aug. 11, 2014
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Saint Mary's College of California
PA-11: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Jane Camarillo
Vice Provost for Student Life
Student Life
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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 Yes
Faculty Yes

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

STUDENTS
For students at Saint Marys, the Counseling Center for Psychological Services (CAPS) provides a broad array of services, including individual and group counseling in topics such as transition and change, relationship issues, identity, grief/loss, substance abuse, body image/issues with food, depression and anxiety. Both individual counseling and workshops are conducted by the Center.

Additional proactive campaigns to address student wellness include the Stress Management Fair, conducted during finals week. The Stress Management Fair provides students with free massages, art & green therapy, play time with pets from Paw Pals, brain food & study tools.
URL
http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/stress-management-fair

Additional URLs Related to this Credit
http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/counseling-center-psychological-services-caps

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=588409874551120&set=a.548687391856702.1073741826.548654861859955&type=1

http://readsh101.com/stmarys-ca.html

http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/health-wellness-center

FACULTY AND STAFF
EAP services are offered to all faculty and staff through the institution's health care provider.

https://members.mhn.com/external/public/default/homepage

In addition to the EAP, a unique offering of Saint Mary's is meditation sessions conducted by a Christian Brother who is on staff at the College; the sessions are open to faculty, staff and students. Classes are offered twice per week for faculty and staff, and once per week for students, and faculty and staff are invited to attend.

Saint Mary's also offers free or discounted gym memberships, yoga and pilates class subsidies for faculty and staff as a way to encourage more proactive management of an individual's health.


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

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