Upcoming Event: Relaxation Night is BACK!
This Spring- April 15, 2014
Come and relax for an evening of fun. Learn how to make sushi, try out yoga, create art, take part in a drum circle and learn some music relaxation techniques. Oh and let's not forget about the FREE massages!
The Student Wellness Center hosted the Annual Wellness Fair.
This is an event that brings together the Nazareth community resources and Rochester community resources to provide information to all faculty, students, and staff on a variety of wellness related topics. Some vendors included a free cholesterol checks, blood pressure checks, free Reiki and shoulder massages, free manicures, free raffles, lots of giveaways, local alcohol/drug and mental providers, LGBTQ community resources and planned parenthood to name a few.
Staff Team Building Day 2014- Look at what we made!
We took a morning to work together at Art Stop in Webster, NY and tapped into our creative talents as painters. You can check out our artwork at The Student Wellness Center conference room.
The Student Wellness Staff participated in the Naz Color Run on 3/22/14
Mental Health Counselors John and Megan ran the DJ equipment and song request. Our receptionist Sandy was cheering everyone on and Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor Casey was a race runner while our student worker Anna helped design and implement the race as a member of the Community Service Floor.
**Proceeds went to the Hickok Center for Brain Injury in Rochester, NY.
***Check out the Naz Color Run on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JYl9fdCwYM
Paint Your Heart Out is back!
Was held on February 17, 2014.
Over 20 pieces of artwork were donated to ROCO's 6x6 art show.Check out www.naz.edu/wellness
to view PYHO spotlight on the Wellness Wednesday Series!
Naz celebrated Relaxation Night on 11/20/13. There was art making galore, free massages, yoga, yummy food, Wii fitness, stress ball making, an indoor labyrinth, pet therapy, and a drum circle.
Naz Staff had a Spook-tacular Halloween!
Naz Celebrated National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week 10/20/13-10/26/13
Check out our pictures
Tues. Oct. 22nd- "To the Edge and Back"
Come hear young adults share their story of addiction and their journey to recovery.
Where: Medaille Lounge
Sponsored by Rochester Area AA organization
Supported by The Substance Abuse Education Committee and the Student Wellness Center
Naz Celebrated Emotional Wellness Week 9/20/13-10/4/13
Check out our pictures
Sunday, 9/29/13- Out of the Darkness Walk
This was a national walk with the goal of spreading awareness about suicide prevention. About 15 Nazareth students, 2 staff members, and our mascot laya took the walk to support friends and loved ones who's lives have been affected.
Tuesday, 10/1/13- Paint Your Heart Out
About 150 students got in on the fun and expressed their emotions through painting and listened to a drum circle while creating. Students were encouraged to leave their artwork to be displayed in an exhibit. You can view 40 pieces of artwork through the Paint Your Heart Out Exhibit in the Shults Building Cabaret over the next few weeks.
NEW! "You Only Live Twice"- Young Peoples AA Meeting held on campus. This group is open to the Nazareth Community and greater Rochester Community. Starting 9/22/13 this is a weekly group.
Details: International Room, Shults Center (go to info desk then the room is inside the CAB on the left hand side up a small set up stairs). 1-2pm every Sunday