Welcome to Campus Wellness

Campus Wellness is here to help all students at the University of Waterloo. Our professionals provide primary medical care and mental health services using an inclusive, connected, and collaborative approach.

You can find the Health Services building across from the Student Life Centre (SLC) or by calling 519-888-4096. You can find Counselling Services at Needles Hall North, 2nd floor or by calling 519-888-4567 ext. 32655. See our Hours page for more information about specific service hours.

rainbow flagOur offices are a place where human rights are respected and where LGBTQ+ people, and their friends and allies, are welcome and supported.

  1. Aug. 15, 2019Engineering Staff Member Develops Yoga Program for UWaterloo Staff
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    Kathy Becker secured funding from the Staff Excellence Fund to promote wellness amongst staff.

  2. Aug. 5, 2019Reminder: Campus Wellness locations are closed on Monday, August 5

    Campus Wellness locations (including Health Services and Counselling Services) will be closed for the Civic holiday (August 5). Our offices will reopen on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.
     
    If you experience a medical emergency or mental health crisis during the holiday, please refer to the following emergency services and contacts:

    General emergency contacts

    • UW Police 519-888-4567 ext 22222
    • or 9-1-1

    Hospital information

  3. July 22, 2019Handmade with Love provides handmade gifts to graduate students taking parental leave
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    University of Waterloo Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) staff knit for graduate students on parental leave to let students know they are supported beyond their academic life.

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  1. Aug. 26, 2019QPR Mental Health Training for Faculty and Staff
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    This training teaches students, staff, and faculty how to recognize and support someone who may be having thoughts of suicide. QPR is an education and awareness program that provides direction as to how to Question a person with thoughts of suicide, how to Persuade them to get help, and how to Refer the person to appropriate professional resources.

  2. Sep. 11, 2019More Feet on the Ground Mental Health Training for Faculty and Staff
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    This training consists of a facilitated discussion of the online More Feet on the Ground mental health education program. This program uses those online materials, as well as vignettes to teach students, staff, and faculty how to Recognize, Respond, and Refer individuals experiencing mental health problems on campus.

  3. Sep. 24, 2019QPR Mental Health Training for Students
    Book with pencil

    This training teaches students, staff, and faculty how to recognize and support someone who may be having thoughts of suicide. QPR is an education and awareness program that provides direction as to how to Question a person with thoughts of suicide, how to Persuade them to get help, and how to Refer the person to appropriate professional resources.

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  1. Aug. 14, 2019Our Family Health Clinic
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    One of the many services offered at UW’s Health Services is the Family Health Clinic. This clinic was created to support family members of registered University of Waterloo undergraduate and graduate students, visiting scholars, and post-doctorates. This clinic provides family members (parents, spouses, children) their primary health care (prenatal, well child, chronic illness management, urgent illness) so they are not left having to seek routine care provision through emergency rooms and walk-in clinics.

  2. Aug. 7, 2019How to make a nutritious smoothie
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    What makes a healthy smoothie?

    Smoothies can be as simple or as complex as you would like, but they also vary widely in their nutrition. A nutritious smoothie should include a variety of nutrients such as protein, vitamins and minerals and include whole foods like vegetables and fruits. Be mindful of store-bought smoothies which can include processed ingredients such as syrups, concentrated fruit sugars, or sweetened dairy products. 

  3. Aug. 2, 20195- Minute Warrior Workout
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    Take a 5 minute study break outside to try this 5 minute warrior workout!

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