Counseling and Psychological Services is pleased to announce a new and innovative collaboration with Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic to integrate behavioral health services into the primary care health practice for patients of the free clinic.
Promotores De Salud Graduation
On Saturday, October 24, 2015, the Promotores de Salud program held a ceremony for its nine new graduates. The graduates completed a 40 hour basic health education training, with classes held each Saturday for 10 weeks, commencing in August.
Future Forward is a pilot program serving 25 Spanish speaking 5th and 6th grade limited English proficient students in Harrisonburg City Schools through year round advocacy and supplemental educational support.
Youth and Parent Summit
The Youth and Parent Summit is a two-day event held each June and sponsored by the Virginia Department of Education and the Partnership for People with Disabilities.
An Uncommon Model
Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services (IIHHS) Director Rhonda Zingraff and IIHHS Coordinator of Community Grants Development Pat Kennedy wanted to illustrate how the Institute is a hub of community action.
The Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services (IIHHS) engages students in career preparation by promoting scholarship, providing interprofessional learning experiences, and connecting our campus with communities through innovative programs that advance the quality of life.
We will be a nationally recognized model for university, student and community engagement dedicated to improving the human condition.