The UNI Counseling Center offers workshops on a variety of topics of interest to students. These workshops combine information, discussion, and activities designed to help students improve their personal lives, academic performance, and interpersonal relationships.
All workshops are held at the Counseling Center, 103 Student Health Center (upper level).
Because seating is limited is limited to 15 people, pre-registration is required. Please call the Counseling Center at (319) 273-2676 to make a reservation.
If you would like to request a workshop based on a topic not listed here you may fill out Counseling Center's Online Workshop request form.
Workshops - Fall 2013
STRESS AND TIME MANAGEMENT:
College life can be stressful and at times become overwhelming. Learn practical tips, techniques, and methods of effective time and stress management. This workshop will teach you techniques to lessen stress and anxiety and live life more fully. Monday, September 16, 4:00.—5:00 p.m.
OVERCOMING TEST ANXIETY AND PROCRASTINATION:
Many people experience test anxiety as a result of a lack of preparation. Do you tend to put off what could likely get done today? Receive practical suggestions for decreasing test anxiety and learn how to stop procrastinating. Monday October 7, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
GETTING GOOD zzz’s:
Tired of being tired? Discover the impact of getting too little sleep and learn how to get more restful sleep. Monday November 7, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
USING EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION TO BUILD HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS:
Communication and positive, healthy relationships go hand in hand. Do you wonder why relationships go wrong or how to strengthen personal relationships? Learn about the qualities of healthy relationships and how to communicate effectively in your relationships. Monday December 2, 4:00--5:00 p.m.