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Would you like to join a Peer Educator Organization? Consider 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
  • Promote positive mental health on campus

What will I do as a Mental Health Ambassador?

  • Facilitate and help develop Counseling Center presentations
  • 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 App State campus

How do I become a Mental Health Ambassador?

  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Complete an application (opens in a new tab). Applications are due March 8th, 2024.
  • If selected for an interview, attend a brief in-person interview during the month of April. If invited to join the group, new members will begin in the Fall semester.
  • Must be responsible, motivated, and energetic.
  • Must be interested in mental health topics and promoting positive mental health
  • Must be able to commit to Fall and Spring semester involvement
  • Must be able to attend weekly meetings on Friday afternoons at 3pm and initial training/orientation before Fall semester classes begin (Friday August 16th 2024).
  • Mental Health Ambassadors is open to both undergraduate and graduate students.


If you're interested, follow the steps below. Applications for the 2024-2054 academic year are due March 8th, 2024.  Interviews will occur in late March/early April.
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If you have questions, please contact Leslie Martin by email or by calling (828) 262-3180. We look forward to reading your application!

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Boone, NC 28608
Fax: (828) 262-3182