Faculty and staff

Faculty and Staff at UVic
Find out how you can assist a student in need.

The mental health of students impacts all members of the university community including faculty and staff.  As a faculty or staff member, the following information can assist you in responding to students who may be struggling with mental health issues and  referring students to available resources and services. 

Assisting a student in need

Find information about the following:

  • Signs of a student in distress
  • Tips for supporting a student
  • When to make a referral
  • Who can provide advice and support

Read about assisting a student in need.

In the classroom

Find procedures and practices for mental health support issues in the classroom context, including:

Read about procedures and practices in the classroom.

Campus safety and emergency procedures

What to do in an emergency and safety procedures for mental health concerns on campus

  • Active alerts
  • Campus Security
  • Best practices

Read about safety procedures and what to do in an emergency.

Mental health education and training programming

Education and training programs for positive mental health at UVic, as a staff or faculty member

  • Learn about the training program

Read about the education and training programs available.