Past Event

Friend2Friend Training (Graduate Students)

October 20, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teachers College Columbia University, 525 W. 120 St., New York, NY 10027 Grace Dodge Hall

Join Alice! Health Promotion for a skills-based training. Register to attend Friend2Friend (Graduate Students)>

This session is specifically for Columbia students in Graduate & Professional programs. Location is Grace Dodge Hall, Room 277.

Friend2Friend is a three-hour skills-based training designed to help students effectively recognize and respond to others exhibiting indicators of distress. The training is focused on understanding, reframing, referring, and self-care; students learn how to connect peers to mental health resources on- and off-campus.

At the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Define their role as a friend
  • Define well-being
  • List at least three factors that can help someone maintain positive well-being
  • List at least three reasons why students may choose not to get help
  • List at least three possible signs of distress
  • Describe how to refer a friend to a resource
  • Identify ways to care for oneself after helping a friend

Contact Information

Alice! Health Promotion