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Peer Health Education: Overview


The Peer Health Education Program is designed to improve the health and well-being of KSU students and the campus community through peer education.  The Peer Health Educators (PHEs) are student volunteers who are trained and certified to give health presentations on the following topics:

 

Alcohol Awareness Body Image Awareness
Contraceptives  Introduction to Wellness
Nutrition Sexual Assault/Interpersonal Violence
Sexual Transmitted Infections (STIs) / HIV / AIDS Stress Management


The program also provides a variety of health-related outreach programs and activities for KSU students, faculty, staff, and the campus community.

 

Student & Community Programs:

 

  • The Interactive Health Presentation Program: If you are looking for a free interactive health presentation for your next organization or residence hall meeting, please complete the request form.

 

 

Faculty Programs:

  • Don’t Cancel That Class is a program designed to provide faculty members with an alternative to canceling classes. Instead of canceling a class, faculty members can offer their students an opportunity to increase their knowledge on a selected health topic.  If you are interested in Don’t Cancel That Class, please complete the request form.

 

 

All programs are facilitated by certified Peer Health Educators and are approximately one hour in length. However, the program can be tailored to fit your specific needs.

 

If you are interested in requesting a program, please complete the request form and submit to the Center for Health Promotion & Wellness at least two weeks prior to your event.  Once the request is received, the PHE Coordinator will confirm your appointment within three business days.