Spring 2016 Counseling Services Video Presentations
Provided to the K-State Community
Counseling Services is committed to a campus environment that promotes and enhances human strength and positive mental health practices. In order to meet this commitment we provide presentations on timely topics. If you have questions please contact us (785)532-6927.
Studying and Time Management January 26, 2016
Boost your academic effectiveness by attending this presentation on ideas, strategies, and tips for getting the most out of your studying and your time!
Dating and Afraid: The Field Guide to Romantic Relationships February 9, 2016
A strong, healthy relationship can be one of the best things in your life. Good relationships improve all aspects of your life, strengthening your health, your mind, and your connections with others. However, if the relationship isn't working, it can also be a tremendous drain. Relationships are an investment. The more you put in, the more you can get back. These tips will help you keep your relationship healthy and strong.
Rock/Paper/XBox: Balancing Video Games and College Life February 23, 2016
Video games are a great pastime and source of stress relief, and they can also become a distraction from schoolwork and obstacle to graduating. This Kat Chat will discuss engaged and problematic play, how much is too much, and ideas for how to play games without being played yourself.
Ableist Language: Sticks & Stones May Break My Bones, but Words Will Never Hurt Me; Except When They Do March 22, 2016
You’ve heard the saying, but you’ve also probably been hurt by someone else’s words. This presentation/discussion is intended to introduce the concept of ableist language, to increase our awareness of disability metaphors, to facilitate our thinking about how this language can be harmful, and to help us identify alternative words we can use to speak more clearly and intentionally.
Meaningful Careers and Majors: The Benefits and How to Find Them March 29, 2016
Most of us look for jobs that provide some sense of meaning and fulfillment. Come and learn about the impact meaningful work can have on your physical and mental health. We will also discuss how you can use this information to make important career decisions.