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News & Announcements
Webinar: CCC Brief Crisis Intervention
This webinar will explore the brief crisis intervention model, which provides immediate response and short-term support to help students remain in school. Presented by Monique Crandal, PhD, UC San Diego Health Services; and Philip Van Saun, MA, UC Office of the President.
Join us on September 10 for a CCC Health & Wellness webinar on the brief crisis intervention model
New! California Community College Mental Health Screening Tools
This document provides an overview of screening tools that can be implemented at CCC. These tools are complementary and can help your campus expand mental health service capacity at both the student and population level.
New resource from the CCC Chancellor's Office for implementing mental health screening on campus
New! Step by Step: Building Your College Mental Health Services
This tool is designed to help all CCC select strategies for establishing or growing their college’s mental health services. It includes guided reflection questions, suggested strategies and programs for every level of readiness, and further resources and trainings your college can use.
New tool from the CCC Chancellor's Office to help colleges establish and grow their mental health services
California Community Colleges #RealCollege Survey Report (March 2019)
Nearly 40,000 students from 57 CCC participated in the #RealCollege Survey from the CCC Chancellor’s Office and The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice in fall of 2016 and 2018. Seven in 10 respondents had experienced food insecurity or housing insecurity or homelessness in the last year.
More than 50% of CCC Students Experience Food Insecurity, almost 20% Faced Homelessness
Bring an Active Minds Speaker to Campus
Active Minds is offering eligible campuses a discount on a mental health speaking event through the Active Minds Speakers Bureau during Spring 2019.
The Scholarship Opportunity includes $500 towards hosting a speaker and customized planning support.
Campus Mental Health Basics: A Primer for California Community College Faculty and Staff
There is a wide spectrum of mental health conditions that impact students, ranging from mild depression, stress, and anxiety, to clinically diagnosed mental illness, including bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
CCC Health & Wellness
- Public Service Announcement (PSA) Videos
- Supporting CCC Students in Meeting Basic Needs
- Guidelines for California Community College Homeless Youth Liaisons
- Biteable: Basic Needs – Helping Students Enroll in CalFresh
- Latinx LGBTQ+ Immigrant Youth
- Each Mind Matters Resource Center
- CCC Student Mental Health Program
- CCC Mental Health Services Grant Program
- CalFresh Outreach
- At-Risk Online Suicide Prevention Training for Students