Tuesday, November 15, 2022
11:00 am -
Step UP! is a prosocial behavior and bystander intervention program that educates participants to be proactive in helping others. It received a NASPA Gold award and is identified as a ‘Best Practice’ by the NCAA Sports Science Institute of national and international scholars. It has also been distinguished as evidence based, the top classification. From higher education to Corporate America, it is considered to be the most versatile and comprehensive bystander intervention program available.
This program aims to educate students more on important issues, raise awareness of helping behaviors, increase motivation to support, develop skills and confidence when responding to problems, and ensure the wellbeing of all UH students. This program is an interactive skill-building session that includes learning how to best safely intervene and practice with real-life examples focused on mental health.