2020 Behavioral Health Convening

February 11, 2020

The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education | Chapel Hill, NC

About BHC

The 2020 Behavioral Health Convening will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 and will be an opportunity for institutions to develop ideas, share best practices, and discuss the mechanisms and steps needed to nurture a healthy and resilient student body. We are excited to announce that we have partnered with the North Carolina Community Colleges to expand this important dialogue across the state.

WHO: NCCCS Faculty and Staff, UNC System Faculty and Staff
WHEN: Tuesday, February 11, 2020
WHERE: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, Chapel Hill, NC

Convening Goals:

  • Engage in conversations about innovative and evidence informed programming that supports student mental health and wellness
  • Evaluate the scope of student mental health problems on UNC campuses and better understand current trends and issues within student mental health and substance use
  • Discover and compare ideas to promote increased education and access to mental health services for students
  • Explore the important relationship between counseling centers and other campus-provided wellness efforts and consider how these efforts work in tandem to address the overall health and wellness of students