Health and Wellness

We are a diverse team of healthcare professionals who are passionate about providing comprehensive and integrative health and wellness care to help all undergraduate and graduate students enhance and maintain their physical, social and emotional health. We offer free, respectful and confidential primary medical care, mental health care, preventive services and health promotion to help our diverse student population achieve their goals inside and outside the classroom.  Through partnerships with other campus departments, student organizations and the community, we seek to enhance the health of the inclusive Tufts community and advocate for a respectful environment that enables healthy choices and fosters positive health decisions.  Student input and feedback is core to our mission.

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Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Oct 23, 2018

Are you a sophomore thinking about studying abroad next year? Join us to learn about this academic-year or semester program, which enables students to take classes at either Universidad de Autónoma de Madrid (www.uam.es) or at Universdidad de Alcalá de Henares (www.uah.es), offering Tufts credit for a variety of courses across a wide range of academic subjects. Come talk to the Resident Director and program alumni about their experiences. Pizza will be served! Please sign up here so that we can order the proper amount.

Oct 23, 2018

Only in her twenties, Morgan Jerkins is one of the most insightful, brutally honest cultural critics writing today. In This Will Be My Undoing, she takes on perhaps one of the most provocative contemporary topics: What does it mean to “be”-to live as, to exist as-a black woman today?

Oct 24, 2018

Join SAS and representatives from the Massachusetts Veteran Affairs office to discuss mental health resilience training for returning service members transitioning from soldier to civilian.

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News & Announcements

Stop by the European Center Table

Come visit the European Center table, at the Campus Center, each Wednesday, from 12-1 p.m.  Enter our raffle for a free registration ($75 value) for Summer 2019.  One winner will be selected by November 30, just in time for registration on December 5.

Learn More About the European Center

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Learn Mindfulness and Meditation

Register for one of two new 4-week Koru Mindfulness sessions through the Department of Health Promotion and Prevention.

  • Session 1: Sundays, October 28 and November 4, 11, and 18 from 5 - 6:15 p.m., Tisch Library Room 310. Taught by Ashely Norwood.
  • Session 2: Tuesdays, October 30 and November 6, 13, 20 from 6 - 7:15 p.m., Tisch Library Room 314. Taught by Jennifer Earls.

Contact Ian Wong, Director of Health Education, to register.

The Koru Mindfulness® program was developed over the course of a decade by psychiatrists Holly Rogers, MD and Margaret Maytan, MD to bring the benefits of mindfulness to the college students they worked with at Duke University’s student counseling center.

Koru Mindfulness

 

 

Meet Your Advising Team!

Pre-Major Advisor, Student Success Advisor, Advising Dean

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