Purpose

The Care Consultants and CARE Team work to assess student well-being, health, and safety, to respond appropriately to concerns, and to educate the community with respect to these matters.

Campus

  • Provide consultation and support to faculty, staff, and students in assisting students who display concerning behavior
  • Balance individual needs of the student and those of the greater campus community

Assess

  • Provide early detection and intervention
  • Gather information and triage reports to assess risks and determine the most effective plan of action

Respond

  • Provide a structured, positive method for addressing student behaviors that impact the University community and may involve mental health and/or safety issues
  • Prevent situations from occurring or escalating
  • Coordinate resources and follow-up to ensure holistic and individualistic care

Educate

  • Educate the campus community about behaviors of concern and reporting procedures