REACH is a suicide prevention training program offered to students, faculty and staff to learn the risks, warning signs and how to intervene to prevent suicide. Schedule your training today.
R U OK? DAY: BUILDING A CARING BUCKEYE COMMUNITY THROUGH ACTION R U OK? Day stems from the basic idea that a simple conversation can help save a life and through our work we hope to spread awareness of suicide and just simply get people to start a conversation about mental health. As a campus-wide… [Read More]
We participate along with various other campus groups and provide mental health awareness and fun activities for students who are interested in all aspects of health. The fair is held annually at the Recreation and Physical Activity Center (RPAC).
We volunteer to help the Staters during their Best Day celebrations in hope that our work together can help further spread awareness about mental health and do it in a more fun and light-hearted way. The day is full of activities and freebie giveaways will the underlying goal of just giving students a great day.… [Read More]
A simple conversation can save a life.
Knowing the signs of suicide is important in helping someone who may be at risk. By offering your understanding, reassurance and support, you can help your loved one or friend seek the help he or she needs.
We offer a variety of services for individuals, programs, departments and student groups. OSU Suicide Prevention works in conjunction with many partners to implement the programs and services. The services we offer include:
RUOK? Buckeyes is an anonymous stress and depression questionairre designed to identify students at-risk of suicide and encourage them to get help.
This online, interactive gatekeeper training simulation for faculty teaches the common indicators of psychological distress and how best to approach an at-risk student.