Sept. 19, 2019With September being Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month, Northern Arizona University has been buzzing with conversations about mental health and wellness. The … Read more about Mental health on the mind: NAU kicks off Mental Health Symposium Series
Occupational therapy students at Northern Arizona University’s Phoenix Biomedical Campus are learning from their peers and volunteer community health mentors in a new innovative program.
The student teams learn firsthand from their mentors what it means to live with an illness or disability and to understand the mentor’s experience with the healthcare system. In addition, the students learn how the mentors’ home and community environments support or create barriers to their engagement with everyday activities.
“Every six weeks, students go out to the… Read more