AUCC Conference 28 June 2012What is a Mental Wealth Group, and what can students do?
Students can:Manage eventsInfluence other studentsPromote activities and servicesDesign and innovateChallenge prejudicesAdvise on behalf of studentsCampaign for issues to be addressedBridge the gaps…….
A Mental Wealth Group is:A community of students…...affiliated to their student union……committed to promoting positive mentalhealth and wellbeing on campus……as part of a whole-university approach.
What do they do?Address issues such as…Stigma Transition worriesLoneliness Exam stressesPeer-pressure Self-esteemIgnorance Unhappiness…through socials, events, campaigns, andsignposting.
Videos ‘Mind Matters Day’ at the University of Leeds http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TG1foRL-wZo ‘Inner Child’ at Cardiff University http://vimeo.com/19982690 ‘Its Time To Talk’ at the University of Leeds http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYwyzkb67pA&fe ature=youtu.be