CCC SMHP

Through the California Community College Student Mental Health Program (CCC SMHP), the following trainings are available to all California community colleges at no cost. To find out more about the program or to set up trainings for your California community college, visit the website, cccstudentmentalhealth.org.

  • At-Risk for Faculty & Staff

    At-Risk for Faculty & Staff

    This online, interactive training simulation is designed to prepare faculty and staff to: (1) recognize when a student is exhibiting signs of psychological distress, and (2) manage a conversation with the student with the goal of connecting them with the appropriate campus support service.

  • Veterans on Campus

    Veterans on Campus

    This online, interactive training simulation is designed to present faculty and staff with typical challenges faced by student veterans so they are better able to assist and potentially refer students to appropriate support services.

  • LGBTQ on Campus for Faculty & Staff

    LGBTQ on Campus
    for Faculty & Staff

    This course is designed to prepare learners to effectively manage potentially prejudiced classroom discussions, conduct a supportive conversation with a student who identifies as LGBTQ, and to identify when a student may be distressed and refer them to support.

  • At-Risk for Students

    At Risk for Students

    This online, interactive training simulation is designed to prepare student leaders to: (1) recognize when a fellow student is exhibiting signs of psychological distress, and (2) manage a conversation with the goal of connecting them with the appropriate campus support service.

  • Veterans on Campus for Students

    Veterans on Campus
    Peer to Peer

    In this training student veterans learn to recognize when fellow student veterans are in distress, approach them, and refer to supportive resources. Veterans on Campus: Peer to Peer was developed with input from leading experts and student veterans.

  • LGBTQ on Campus for Students

    LGBTQ on Campus
    for Students

    This training aims to increase students’ confidence and skill to address discriminatory language, respond supportively when a peer comes out, and connect fellow students with appropriate resources.

These trainings are made available to all California community colleges through the CCC Student Mental Health Program, a partnership between the Chancellor’s Office and the Foundation for California Community Colleges funded through a grant from the California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA). CalMHSA is an organization of county governments working to improve mental health outcomes for individuals, families and communities. CalMHSA administers programs funded by the voter approved Mental Health Services Act (Prop. 63) on a statewide, regional and local basis.

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