Making Friends, Building Community
In this session the student will learn about how normal it is to have trouble making friends, some of the things to avoid when trying to make a connection, practice talking to new people, develop a plan to go to an event/club meeting based off of interests.
It is a part of the Peer Health Education CIY Skill Shops. Choose it Yourself Health Education Skill Shops are evidence based short health education sessions created by student Peer Health Educators (PHEs) with expert oversight to ensure the right information is presented in an approachable manner. All sessions have been created by students for students in conjunction with medical professionals, therapists, and or faculty on campus. They utilize the tools of activated health education, social psychological interventions, and advocacy based health education in order to empower students to be proactive about their health and wellbeing.