Outreach presentations may be requested by student groups, academic departments, U of M staff and others in the U of M community. Programs usually range in length from 15 minutes to 1 hour, and they are typically conducted at your campus location. There is no fee for a Counseling Center outreach presentation. In addition to the topics below we also tailor presentations to meet specific needs of an audience.

Selected Outreach Topics

  • Adjusting to Life on Campus
  • Anxiety/ Stress Management/ Stress Busters
  • Athletic Team Building
  • Balancing Work, Life, and School
  • Building Healthy Relationships/ Healthy Sexual Relationship
  • Consent
  • Coping with Grief and Loss
  • Counseling Center Services
  • Dealing with Distressed, Disturbed, Disruptive, and Potentially Dangerous Students
  • Diversity Issues
  • Effective Communication
  • Green Zone
  • Helping Students in Distress
  • Safe Zone
  • Suicide Awareness and Prevention
  • Wellness

In addition to providing outreach to specific groups, the Counseling Center participates in tabling events where students can learn about Counseling Center services. When you request a Counseling Center outreach program or participation at your tabling event, please provide at least two weeks notice. Requests can be made online using the following link:

To request an outreach program, please submit a Counseling Center: Outreach and Consultation Request.

Fall 2017 Safe Zone Certifications

Thursday - October 26 (1:30 PM – 3:30 PM)
Wednesday - November 15 (2:00 PM – 4:00 PM)

To register for SafeZone Training, please submit a Counseling Center: Outreach and Consultation Request via the link above and specify which of the two dates (October 26 or November 15) you would like to register for.

Location information will be provided at the time of registration. You may also contact Dr. Linh Luu at lluu1@memphis.edu if you would like to serve as a Safe Zone trainer.