Generation Z Students: Challenges, Opportunities and Best PracticesDr. Aaron HugheyThis webinar will explore the characteristics of Generation Z students from a variety of different student populations, discuss the challenges and opportunities inherent to each subgroup as well as how to overcome them, and provide evidence-based best practices for retaining these students to graduation.
#BeThe1To START the Conversation: Campus Suicide PreventionMichelle Bangen and Charlette LumbyThis two-part training offers an introduction to skills that help recognize the signs of suicide and referral to appropriate supports, a chance to explore nuanced scenarios that student affairs professional may regularly encounter, and recommendations for creating a network of safety and integrated approach to suicide prevention.
Addressing Student Concerns through Circle ProcessesCarrie LandrumThis webinar provides a brief overview of how Circle Processes might be used to address a wide range of issues on your campus, including: bias incidents, campus climate concerns, conflicts within residential communities, interpersonal conflicts, student organization and/or athletic team dynamics, conduct code violations, academic cohort dynamics, national incidents that impact students and the greater community, and more.
Bystander Intervention for Hate/Bias IncidentsHeather Cowan, M.A.This webinar will cover research around bystanders' action and inaction and the methods shown to assist bystanders to intervene safely when they see something. We will also cover microaggressions and steps that can be taken to address them.
Facilitating Group Mentoring in Online EnvironmentsDr. Jonathan KrollIn this webinar, we will explore the foundational principles of group mentoring; best-practices for design, implementation, and facilitation of group mentoring experiences; and most importantly, how to navigate the establishment and engagement in online environments.
Families as Partners: Creating Connections?Dr. Rebecca Kitchell and Greg OverendThis interactive Webinar will explore the dynamic initiatives and programs developed through collaborative efforts between units in student affairs to work with students’ families.
Happiness as a Strategy for Student Success Dr. Larry MarksWith the field of positive psychology as the framework, this webinar will address the connection between student happiness and well-being and student success and describe specific practical strategies to develop students’ meaning and purpose, individual strengths, and positive emotions.
Increasing School SpiritDr. Charles HueberThis webinar will provide an overview of ways a school can focus on building that sense of pride among students through a variety of programs and focused initiatives.
Making Campus Feel Like Home for CommutersCaitlin HerbyThis webinar highlights the differing needs of commuter students, common barriers of engagement, and practical tools participants could use to better support this population on their campus.
Managing Our Anxiety About Student AnxietyDr. Lee Burdette Williams & Dr. Kathryn Dingman BogerThis webinar will cover some basic information about anxiety disorders including their definitions, symptoms, causes, methods of response and treatment as well as help staff delineate clinical and non-clinical roles.
Motivational Interviewing: A model for behavioral changeAntonia Montoya, MS, CHESThis webinar will explore Motivational Interviewing (MI), an evidence-based method of helping people change their behavior, with an emphasis on autonomy, effective communication, motivation, self-efficacy, and readiness for change.
Social Media and Mental Health: How Student Affairs Professionals Can HelpDr. Aaron HugheyThis webinar will provide evidence-based best practices and related information and insights that can be used immediately to respond more effectively and efficiently to the needs of students who are experiencing emotional and mental health challenges due to their extensive involvement with social media.
Strengths-Based Interview SkillsAnne Brackett & Alicia Wojciuch This webinar will help you to identify your strengths and use as a framework to better understand yourself and how you contribute to a team and organization, increases your self-confidence and your ability to communicate what you are and what you can bring to others, including improving the way you answer interview questions.
Title IX and LGBTQI studentsHeather Cowan, M.A.This webinar will cover the requirements of Title IX as it relates to our LGBTQI students and how we can help our LGBTQI students feel safer and more included on our campuses.