A new mental wellness course complements the full suite of
Tampa, FL, Aug. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The need for mental health resources for students in higher education has never been greater, according to a new study by researchers from the Healthy Minds Network. Graduate students are particularly vulnerable as they may face overwhelming stress related to their academic programs, family responsibilities, food and housing insecurity, and the fallout from COVID-19. In fact, a recent survey found that 67% of graduate students surveyed scored low on wellbeing factors (Ogilvie et al., 2021).
To help graduate students meet these unique challenges, Vector Solutions has released a new online mental health course that higher education administrators, provosts, and graduate school deans can use in their current initiatives. in health and well-being. This training will help learners understand the effects of stress and teach them how to maintain their well-being and manage mental health issues specific to their graduate school experiences. This course is available in over 20 languages so all learners can benefit from it, and customers who purchase this course before the end of August 2022 will receive a Simplified Mandarin version for free.
Mental Wellness for Graduate Students, which includes modules on understanding stress, coping strategies, managing relationships, and getting help for yourself and others, complements a comprehensive suite of courses designed specifically for graduate students . Other Vector Solutions graduate student-focused courses include Sexual Assault Prevention for Graduate Students and Soft skills for a diverse campus.
“Graduate students are often overlooked in conversations about mental health, harassment and sexual assault issues in higher education, despite much research into the unique and prevalent challenges they face,” said Rob Buelow , Educational Product Manager at Vector Solutions. “A tailored education that enhances the well-being and experience of our nation’s graduate students will also enhance the many lives they touch through their research, innovation and leadership.”
Vector Solutions, Higher Education is the industry leader in post-secondary safety and prevention training, serving more than 2,000 of the nation’s most recognized and prestigious institutions for over 20 years. Its programs help bring about large-scale, lasting change on campus’s most important issues, including alcohol and other drugs; sexual assault and harassment; diversity and inclusion; and mental health. For more information, visit https://www.vectorsolutions.com/he.
About Vector Solutions
Vector Solutions is the leading provider of award-winning, intelligent SaaS solutions that help organizations and individuals perform at the highest level and prepare for tougher workplaces and environments. Providing industry-focused solutions that bridge information and technology, its unique product set includes training management, continuing education (CE), compliance training, workforce planning implementation, security management, etc. Reaching approximately 31 million users and more than 35,000 customers worldwide, Vector’s mission is to serve everyday heroes by providing intelligent software solutions that empower them to make safer, smarter and better decisions. For more information, visit www.vectorsolutions.com.