The Catholic University of America




The Counseling Center’s outreach program contributes to the university community by offering information and informal staff presentations on topics of interest, such as identifying stress and eating disorders, alcohol education, crisis intervention and support, and workshops and trainings for RAs.


The Counseling Center is available and responsive to requests for presentations, support, and other appropriate meetings and interventions needed within the university community. Past presentations and trainings have included:


  • Alcohol education and screenings
  • Body image awareness
  • Classroom and study skills for international students
  • Crisis intervention and support
  • Depression screenings
  • Mindfulness skills
  • RA and Student Minister training
  • Self-care for social work students
  • Sexual assault prevention and awareness
  • Stress management


Request an Outreach Activity

If you are interested in including the Counseling Center in your programming or would like to request a particular type of training, please contact the Director of Outreach, Dr. Mark LaSota, with your request. Please be sure to submit your request at least 2 weeks in advance of the event to ensure adequate time for planning. Note that the Counseling Center may not be able to fulfill all requests.







Upcoming and Recent Outreach Events


Shatter the Silence

Wednesday, April 5th, 6:30 pm

Pryz Great Room A

Kick off Sexual Assault Awareness Month with the Counseling Center and PEERS for a dynamic discussion about marginalized groups within the sexual violence survivor community!


Odyssey Day

Friday, April 7th, 11:15 am-1:15 pm

Pryz Great Rooms

admitted students can swing by the Counseling Center table to learn about our resources and services.


Empowerment Zumba

Monday, April 24th, 6:30-7:30 pm

Pryz Great Room C

Celebrate Empowerment Week with the Counseling Center and Rec Fitness with a free empowerment-themed zumba class!


Take Back the Night

Wednesday, April 26th, 7 pm

Pryz Great Room A

Empowered voices unite! Show your support for the brave survivors on our campus as they share their stories.


Rewriting the Story

Thursday, April 27th, 12-1 pm

Pryz 331

Practice resiliency through adversity in this powerful workshop.