Virtual Engagement

As chapters and members face the unique experiences of social distancing, campus closures and virtual learning as a result of COVID-19, Alpha Chi Omega is ready to support you. On this page, you will find resources for continuing the membership experience, from maintaining connections and engagement to allowing necessary chapter operations and business to proceed. 

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ENCOURAGING MENTAL WELLNESS

Webinar series pROVIDED BY ACTIVE MINDS

Recognizing the challenges faced by students everywhere during these unique circumstances, Active Minds has created a special online hub for students to support their mental health during COVID-19. They have also released an article sharing 6 Things To Know About Mental Health During COVID-19.

Active Minds offered three free webinars, with two specifically designed for students. Please watch the recorded webinars to learn about caring for your well-being and continuing mental health advocacy online. These webinars address how to navigate unique communication challenges that come with returning home, transitioning to online learning and staying connected while practicing social distancing.
 
Sleep, Self-Care, and Sharing a Productive, Healthy Indoor Environment: Everything Students Need to Know about Mental Health during COVID-19 - Tuesday, March 24, 7 p.m. EDT / 6 p.m. CDT / 5 p.m. MDT / 4 p.m. PDT
Intended for: students
Millions of students have been displaced due to COVID-19-related school closures and are curious about practicing self-care; creating a productive, healthy indoor environment; talking to their parents about mental health while social distancing; and more. Dr. Kristen Lee, a licensed clinical social worker and associate teaching professor at Northeastern University, will share tips for all of these questions and more during this free, interactive discussion with up to 500 student participants. Click here to watch a recording of the webinar.
 
Student Chat: Student-Led Mental Health Advocacy in an Era of Physical Distancing - Wednesday, March 25, 7 p.m. EDT / 6 p.m. CDT / 5 p.m. MDT / 4 p.m. PDT
Intended for: student mental health advocates
In an unprecedented moment for higher education, students continue to lead the way with innovative, creative and impactful ideas to support the mental health needs of their peers. This interactive meeting and discussion, led by Active Minds, will share strategies students have employed to maintain connection; educate on and support mental health and wellness; and build community at a time of increased anxiety, isolation and instability among students. Limited to 100 student participants. Click here to watch a recording of the webinar.
 
Communicating in Quarantine: Tips to Encourage Mental Wellness in Close Quarters - Thursday, March 26, 7 p.m. EDT / 6 p.m. CDT / 5 p.m. MDT / 4 p.m. PDT
Intended for: young adults, parents, remote workers, neighbors/community members
All over the country, families, communities, schools and workplaces are facing feelings of isolation and challenges with communicating with others as a result of students returning home after school closures; individuals balancing multiple responsibilities in a shared space with each other and other family members or roommates; colleagues, students, faculty and administrators continuing their work through online formats; and members of the community working to support their most vulnerable neighbors while practicing physical distancing. This webinar will share easy, practical ways we can start supporting each other better right now through active listening. Limited to 500 participants. Click here to watch a recording of the webinar.
 


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