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. To request a program/workshop for your group, you can fill out the Wellbeing Program Request Form.

We welcome partnerships with student groups, graduate apartments, and departments on campus to host workshops. Please contact the Wellbeing and Counseling Center: or 713-348-3311 if you have any questions about registration or partnering with us.

Click on the links below to see what our office has currently scheduled:

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.

Stress Workshop: Desserts is Stressed Spelled Backwards
During this program, we will learn some ways to manage our stress so that it benefits instead of hinders our lives. Also, there will be desserts!

QPR: "Question, Persuade, Refer" Suicide Prevention Training

Ally Training
The Rice Ally Program is a student, faculty, and staff educational program. The Ally Program goals are to raise awareness about the ways homophobia and heterosexism impact everyone, and to teach skills in being an Ally to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning community.

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

  • Assertiveness

  • Breaking Up

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Dating at Rice 101

  • Miss Representation

  • Healthy 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/Hook ups

  • 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.