Applications

Attention Interested Students!

Would you like to join a Peer Educator Organization?
MENTAL  HEALTH  AMBASSADORS

Benefits of becoming a Mental Health Ambassador:

  • Meet new people

  • Develop leadership and communication skills

  • Build up resume for graduate school or your career

  • Gain experience in a mental health environment

 
What will I do as a Mental Health Ambassador?

  • Facilitate and help develop Counseling Center presentations
    (See a list of presentations available at MHA.appstate.edu)

  • Help plan and facilitate Counseling Center events like:

    • Depression/Anxiety Screening

    • Eating Disorder Awareness Weeks

    • Other campus-wide programs          

    • Help reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues on the ASU campus


How do I become a Mental Health Ambassador?

  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or better

  • Complete application (available as a PDF file) and reference forms (also available as a PDF file). Available below.

  • Must be responsible, motivated, and energetic.

  • Must be interested in mental health topics and promoting positive mental health

  • Be able to commit to Fall and Spring semester involvement

  • Be able to attend weekly staff meetings and training seminar on Friday, August 17 and Monday, August 20.

Interested?

Submit applications to Dr. Emily Lazar by mail or they may be dropped off at the ASU Counseling Center (in the Annas Student Support Building behind the Post Office).

Completed application packets (including 2 reference forms) should be in a sealed envelope and are due Friday, March 9th, 2018

Contact Emily Lazar (lazarek@appstate.edu) or Leslie Martin (martinle1@appstate.edu)
at 262-3180 with questions


Application and Reference Forms

(Please be sure to read the following instructions carefully and completely!)

All forms are Adobe Acrobat files.
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*Mac Users Please Note:

Forms should ONLY be filled out using a current version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Mental Health Ambassadors Application

Mental Health Ambassadors Reference Form

(This form is to be completed, printed, signed, and returned in a sealed envelope.)

Completed applications and reference forms should be placed in a sealed envelope and mailed or delivered to the Counseling Center, 1st floor of the Miles Annas Student Support Building.

Applicants may contact either Emily Lazar or Leslie Martin at 262-3180 with questions to verify the application has been received. Applicants are requested to please print a copy of the completed application for personal records and possible submission should there be a problem with their original submission.

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