the process of enabling people to increase control over and improve their health.
The Health Promotion Team is here to support the health and well-being of the Carnegie Mellon community, through individual clinical services, health education programs, and campus initiatives.
Health Education Programs
Alcohol & Other Substance Use
- Alcohol Jeopardy
- PHA Pong
- Mindfulness & Meditation (M & Ms)
- Mini M & Ms
Sexual Health & Healthy RelationshipsPresented by the Peer Health Advocates
- Sex: The Ins & Outs
- Sexpectations & Their Aftermath
- GYN Health
- Barrier Demos
- It's a Mouthful: Safer Oral Sex
- Wetter is Better
- Healthy, Unhealthy or Abusive? 101
- Snooze, Don't Lose!
- Tartan Nutrition Tips: Smart Snacking
Mental Health First Aid
Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches how to offer initial help in a mental health crisis and connect persons to appropriate resources. A partnership with Counseling & Psychological Services. Spring 2019 training dates:
- Tuesday, March 19
- Wednesday, May 15
Part of our comprehensive approach to substance abuse and sexual violence prevention, these courses help empower students to create a safe and positive campus environment for all.
Undergraduate courses will open for new students in July, 2019. Check back soon.
Non-technical questions? Contact the Office of Health Promotion.
Green Dot at CMU
Green Dot training teaches how to be an active bystander around dating/domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking in our community. Learn more about what we've accomplished in the first year of Green Dot at CMU.
If you are a student and would like more information/ to get involved, contact us.
Staff/Faculty can request a 60-90 minute program.
We offer free health promotion supplies like safer sex barriers, cold care kits, health education literature, etc. for student leaders to supply to their communities.
Every three years University Health Services, Counseling & Psychological Services, and University Athletics partner with Institutional Research and Analysis to conduct a Community Health Assessment on the Pittsburgh campus.
Individual Clinical Services
Health Promotion appointments include: Alcohol & Substance Use Assessments, Quit Smoking Support, Sleep Assessments, Stress Consultations, and Sexual Health Testing and Education.