Order of Omega and National Alliance on Mental Illness on Campus at NC State are hosting You Are Not Alone – Tackling the Stigma of Mental Illness on Monday, February 8th from 7:00-9:00 PM in the Mountains-Piedmont Ballroom, Talley Student Union. This event will encourage everyone to participate in discussing a difficult issue that is so important on college campuses. The event will feature a keynote speaker; a diverse panel of representatives from the Counseling Center, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Academic and Student Affairs, faculty, and students; and campus and community resources. Refreshments will be provided. Counseling Center representatives will also be available during the event to speak with students.
Please encourage members of your student organization to attend by sharing this event, and please consider hosting a follow-up discussion on how you can tackle stigma and improve support within your group. This event is a part of a larger You Are Not Alone week across multiple NC campuses from February 7th-13th. Share your thoughts, pictures, and updates and help us keep the conversation going by posting #YouAreNotAlone and #StopTheStigma during the week.