Workshops

Graduate Workshops

The Wellbeing and Counseling is excited to offer a variety of workshops and programs to help the Rice community address students' wellbeing needs. These programs are aimed to help students, faculty, and staff gain knowledge about ways to assist students.

All workshops and programs are offered free of charge. Please click the following programs for more information.

We welcome partnerships with colleges and student groups on campus to host workshops. To request a program/workshop for your group, you can fill out the Wellbeing Program Request Form.

Please contact the Wellbeing and Counseling Center: wellbeing@rice.edu or 713-348-3311 if you have any questions about registration or partnering with us.

QPR: Suicide Prevention Training
Friday, September 17, 2021, 3 PM - 4 PM CST
Location: Zoom

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 3 PM - 4 PM CST
Location: Gibbs Wellness Center Classroom 160A

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Mental Health First Aid
Monday & Tuesday, October 11 & 12, 2021, 1 PM - 4 PM CST (must attend both days)
Location: Gibbs Wellness Center Classroom 160A

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Finding Balance: Managing Stress
Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 12 PM - 12:50 PM CST
Location: Zoom

Thursday, November 18, 2021, 12 PM - 12:50 PM CST
Location: Gibbs Wellness Center Classroom 160A

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BIPOC Mental Health Training
BIPOC: Black, Indigenous, and People of Color
Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 12 PM - 1 PM CST
Location: Gibbs Wellness Center Classroom 160A

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Obligation Overload: Developing a Time Management Strategy
Friday, September 3, 2021, 12 PM - 12:50 PM CST
Location: Zoom

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Sleep Hygiene
Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 12 PM - 12:30 PM CST
Location: Zoom

Monday, November 1, 2021, 12 PM - 12:30 PM CST
Location: Gibbs Wellness Center Classroom 160A

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Finals Study Break: Wellbeing Student Tips
Tuesday, December 7, 2021, 12 PM - 12:30 PM CST
Location: Gibbs Wellness Center Classroom 160A

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Career & Wellbeing: Managing Career Anxiety Workshop
In collaboration with Center for Career Development
Friday, October 29, 2021, 12:15 PM - 1 PM CST
Location: Zoom

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AlcoholEdu®
AlcoholEdu® is an online alcohol education program designed for all students, including non-drinkers, light to moderate drinkers, and frequent heavy drinkers, to receive relevant content, confidential personalized feedback, and practical strategies that are appropriate for the needs of students.

Caregiver Program
The Caregiving Program is a peer lead, volunteer organization whose goal is to promote safety and accountability at registered public parties.

In collaboration with Mental Health America of Greater Houston, we also offer:
Coping in Crisis
Wednesday, October 6, 12 PM - 1 PM CST
Location: Zoom

Men's Mental Health
Tuesday, November 9, 4 PM - 5 PM CST
Location: Zoom

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The Wellbeing and Counseling Center and the SAFE Office also offer more workshops on various topics such as these:

  • Assertiveness
  • Breaking Up
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Dating at Rice 101
  • Motivate Yourself!
  • Miss Representation
  • Health Sex and Sexuality
  • Long Distance Relationships:
  • The Mask You Live In
  • Motivate Yourself!
  • Obligation Overload (A Time Management Workshop)
  • Parents/Guardians/Family
  • Project SAFE: Bystander Intervention
  • Raising Mental Health Awareness
  • Roommates
  • Relationship Violence and Stalking
  • Safe Online Dating/Hookups
  • Sexual Violence Response Workshop
  • Sexual Violence and Cultural Norms
  • Shame

If you would like to schedule any of these trainings for your group, please fill out the Wellbeing Program Request Form or call our office at 713-348-3311.