Interpersonal Violence Prevention

Wellness and Prevention services strives to educate the Appalachian Community on interpersonal violence prevention. Interpersonal violence prevention is an umberlla term that covers: sexual assualt prevention, domestic violence, dating violence, bullying, harrassment, etc...

Services we provide:

1. The Red Flag Campaign is a campus-based campaign designed to raise awareness and educate people about being active bystanders. It encourages people to SAY SOMETHING if they see a "Red Flag" on campus. "Red Flags" include sexual misconduct, dating/domestic violence and stalking. If you are interested in learning more about the Red Flag Camapaign and their tiered presentations, please click here. Applications to join this group open each semester during the first two weeks of classes. Follow them on instgram @redflagcampaignappstate to stay up to date on events such as Take Back the Night, the Clothesline Project, Meet the Kink, and more! Members of the group are frequesntly seen on panels regarding sexual health and IPV prevention, such as Sex in the Dark.

2. Sexual health consulations are one on one conversations with Kyra Patel (patelk@appstate.edu). These one hour private conversations can cover a variety of topic related to sexual health. In addition, should you need additional support on campus, we will work to connet you to the appropriate resources. 

3. Online educational module through Everfi are disseminated every year to newly enrolled Fall and Spring students. This moduel focuses on being an active bystander as well as support services provided on campus. If you have questions about this resource, please email wpseducation@appstate.edu