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Peers Educating Avila about Counseling & Health

peachPEACH members work collaboratively with the Health and Counseling Services staff to develop and present a variety of educational and social programs/activities for the Avila community. Members are committed to improving campus life through events such as the following past programs/activities:

  1. Butt Out – Developed and carried out activities promoting awareness of the physical and psychological effects of smoking,

  2. Stress Relief Week – Sponsored fun stress relieving events before finals.

  3. Swing Into Spring – Handed out safe spring break information and giveaways

  4. Wellness Day - Developed display and conducted water tasting test to raise awareness about the benefits of water

  5. Slip Into Sleep - Sponsored activities to educate students about sleep

  6. Late Night Breakfast – Sponsored making of personal stress balls

  7. Breast Cancer Awareness and Raffle – Sponsored and staffed event to raise money for breast cancer research

  8. Denim Day & MOCSA T -Shirt Display – Sponsored and staffed event raising awareness about sexual assault

PEACH Members....

  • Attend regular meetings and training
  • Learn about mental and physical health issues which can impact college students
  • Collaborate with other PEACH members in a creative, open, and enthusiastic manner to develop and implement programs/activities
  • Organize and complete tasks
  • Communicate with students in a mentor-like role during programs/activities

All Avila students are eligible to join PEACH. You may contact either of the PEACH advisors if you would like to join or if you have any questions.

Carol Frevert, Director of Health Services
816-501-3668
carol.frevert@avila.edu

Susan Wulff, Coordinator of Counseling & Career Services
816-501-3767
susan.wulff@avila.edu