Trainings and Programs for Students


Question, Persuade Refer (QPR) training is a nationally-recognized training program on how to support and talk to someone about suicide. This training is available at no cost to all UC Davis students, staff and faculty online through a self-guided module. Use the code UCDAVIS to access the training using your UC Davis login and kerberos passphrase.

1-hour online self-guided QPR training module

Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid training is a longer form, nationally-recognized, comprehensive training program that covers many mental health topics. Yolo County provides these trainings on campus in partnership with Health Education and Promotion to any students, staff or faculty that want to join. Topics covered include:

  • Risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems
  • Information on depression, anxiety, trauma, psychosis and addiction disorders
  • A 5-step action plan to help someone developing a mental health problem or in crisis
  • Where to turn for help — professional, peer, and self-help resources

Get notified about Mental Health First Aid trainings

Wellness Presentations and Workshops

The Health Education and Promotion team within Student Health and Counseling Services offers a variety of engaging presentations and workshops on wellness topics, including mental well-being. Presentations require a minimum of three weeks notice for scheduling purposes.

Request a Presentation