Counseling Center Workshops and Events

Fall 2019 Events

Mental Health Screening and Resources

When: October 16, 12:30-2 p.m. and October 18, 8-9:30 a.m.
Where: J200 hallway (near the art gallery)

Join us for an information table where we will be showing you anonymous screening tools that you can take on your own. We will also be providing mental health resources and recommendations.

Past Events

Welcome Week Information Table

When: August 26-28
Where: Art Gallery
Time: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4 p.m.-6 p.m.

Description: Student Life is hosting a series of events to welcome students on campus for Fall 2019! Counseling will have an information table student can stop by to ask questions or grab information on mental health.

ASK Training Hosted by TRIO 

When: September 4, 2019
Where: H226
Time: 1-2 p.m.

Description: This suicide prevention gatekeeper training is open to all students and employees. Learn how to Ask About Suicide to anyone that you may be concerned about. ASK training reviews warning signs to look out for, connecting to protective factors, prevention strategies, how to talk to someone about their thoughts and resources to recommend.

World Suicide Prevention Day: Walk Together Around the Lake

When: September 10, 2019
Where: Lakeside Patio
Time: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Description: September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day! Come join us to celebrate life and raise awareness of suicide prevention by coming together and walking together around the lake.

North Texas Veterans Annual Mental Health Summit 2019 
When: September 20, 2019
Where: Student Life – H200 & H226
Time: 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Description: This event is open to all students, District employees, and interested community members. In partnership with the North Texas Veterans Administration Medical Services, North Lake College will host the Veterans Annual Mental Health Summit with the goal of improving collaboration with community partners to better attend to the mental health well-being of Veterans, their families, and military connected individuals. This seventh annual mental health summit will begin with a keynote speaker, followed by break-out sessions, and a resource fair.  District employees may register for break-out sessions on myportal via myDCCCDSuccess for professional development credit.   

Certificates of attendance will be provided to students upon request for each event.

Look out for our Counseling Services column in the Blazer News Register for updated events, workshops and self-care activities!