Programming for Faculty & Staff

A Cornell Health Overview: Spring 2021 Edition

Online course for Spring 2021; designed for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students; open to all community members
Takes approximately 10 minutes

This Cornell Health overview provides information about the medical and mental health services available to Cornell students during the Spring 2021 semester. This program highlights COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 related health care options, when and how to access services, information about student health insurance and costs, along with 24/7 resources. 

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Notice & Respond: Assisting Students in Distress Fall 2020 Edition

*Spring 2021 Edition coming soon*

Online course for Fall 2020; designed for faculty, staff, and graduate student TAs; open to all community members
Takes approximately 30 minutes

This online program was developed specifically for the Fall 2020 semester and the realities of living during the COVID-19 pandemic, the resulting economic downtown, and the renewed activism and civil unrest related to systemic racism embedded in American society. Signs of distress and corresponding response options are covered through didactic material and situational examples with narrated PowerPoint slides. Campus resources are also reviewed.

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Requesting a program

To request a program – or to learn more about "Assisting Students in Distress" – please contact Catherine Thrasher-Carroll, Mental Health Promotion Coordinator, at