Promoting wellness, safety, and healthy behaviors for an extraordinary campus community!
Mission: Increase healthy behaviors and improve overall well-being of individuals within the High Point University community through educational campaigns, programming, training and intervention.
OCTOBER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH
Panther Prevention Fall 2020 Trainings
Suicide Prevention Training: Question, Persuade, Refer
QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer – the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. The mission of QPR is to reduce suicidal behaviors and save lives by providing innovative, practical and proven suicide training. The signs of crisis are all around us. We believe that quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know. This 2 hour training is being held virtually for this fall. This training is open to students, staff and faculty.
Sign up on HPU Connect! email Tess, email@example.com for more information.
Training Dates: September 17th, October 8th, October 20th, November 12th
Faculty/Staff Training: September 29th
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What if you or someone else are experiencing a mental health emergency?
During Business Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm, you may walk-in to Counseling Services. If you are in physical danger, please call 911, as well as Campus Safety and Security at 336- 841-9111 or X9111 from a campus extension.
After Business Hours and Weekends: Please call Campus Safety and Security at 336-841-9111 or x9111 from a campus extension.
Please see our Mental Health Emergencies page for more information.
Interpersonal Violence Prevention is…
Defining interpersonal violence: Interpersonal Violence includes intentional use of physical force or power to physically, sexually, emotionally, or psychologically harm or threaten harm.
Information on domestic/dating violence, stalking, non-consensual sexual contact, sexual misconduct, and sexual assault
Empowering individuals to put consent into practice
Awareness and culture change
Resources for support, advocacy, and reporting
If you would like to report an incident of sexual assault, sexual misconduct, intimate partner violence, stalking, or non-consensual sexual contact, sexual harassment, please complete a reporting form HERE
Campus Resource Guide for Students Impacted by Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, and Stalking
What to do after Sexual Assault
Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Men Can Stop Rape
Love is Respect
Guilford County Family Services
Family Service of the Piedmont