Appalachian Wellness Summit


The Appalachian Wellness Summit is a peer initiated 1-day event that provides Appalachian State students information about the wellness resources that are available. Sponsored by the Department of Wellness and Prevention Services (WPS) and facilitated by members of WE CAN, Red Flag Educators, and additional campus partners, student attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a number of workshops and trainings involving alcohol and substance use, mental health, nutrition, sexual health, and various wellness policies.

Date: Saturday February 17, 2018 

Time: 9:30am-1:30pm

Location: PSU Parkway Ballroom 

The Wellness Summit will include 2 breakout sessions. Lunch will be provided.  Click Here to Register. Registration will close on Thursday February 8th at 11:59pm. 


9:30 AM - 10:00 AM------Opening Session


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM-----Concurrent Sessions - Part I


  • #StopProfiling Sydney Hobart, Wellness Educator for Change, Advocacy, and student Needs  


  • Combating Rape Culture: A Guide to Activism Ashley Abernathy and Jeane' Ridges, Red Flag Educators


  • The Price Is Right Amber Daniel, Wellness Educator for Change, Advocacy, and student Needs


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM-----Concurrent Sessions - Part II


  • Extreme Weather, Ozone Depletion, and Food Insecurity...OH MY! Olivia Gentry and Sydney Hobart, Wellness Educator for Change, Advocacy, and student Needs


  • Resources, Outlets, and Support for Survivors Ashley Crisp and Ellen Trost, Red Flag Educators


  • What's Your Mountain? Katina Leger and Ashley Wainright, Wellness Educator for Change, Advocacy, and student Needs

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM-----Keynote Presentation and Lunch (Provided)
  • The (Other) P Word: An Honest Conversation About Pornography Tori Tensi, Red Flag Educators


1:15 PM - 1:30 PM-----Closing


Contact Us

Miles Annas Student Services Building
614 Howard Street
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-3148
Fax: (828) 262-8452

Mailing Address:
ASU Box 32130
Boone, NC 28608

Monday - Friday: 8am-5pm



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