Mental Health Training

Denison works to provide clinical care and support students in improving their skills for coping with stress and anxiety as emerging adults. We offer mental health training to students, faculty, and staff to equip them to respond to those who are struggling.

Contact Heather Borland for information, and to arrange a training.

Training Topics

Mental Health Resources:

  • Gatekeeping training provides information about how to connect students to mental health resources. Offered to faculty, staff and groups.
  • Mental Health First Aid is an all-day training session about mental health resources.

Suicide Prevention:

  • QPR (Questioning, Persuade, Refer) is a 90-minute 3-step suicide prevention training.

Learn more about suicide prevention at Denison »

Our Partners:

JED Campus Program: Denison is a member of the JED Campus Program, a leading national suicide prevention program centered on protecting and enhancing college students’ emotional health and wellbeing

Behavioral Health Partners: In moments of crisis, we are fortunate to be able to partner with a local mental health organization, Behavioral Health Partners, and a strong local network of clergy.

Contact Us


Please call 740-587-6200 and press #1 to schedule an appointment with a member of our medical or behavioral staff

*Given demand for student appointments, we ask that you cancel any appointment you are unable to attend.

Counseling Same-Day Virtual Appointments:

Monday through Friday
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Call 740-587-6200 to get connected with a same-day appointment.

24/7 Crisis Counseling:


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

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