COLA Urges Students to ‘Be Kind to Your Mind’

Feb. 12, 2021

The College of Liberal Arts’ Dean’s Student Advisory Council hosted the Be Kind to Your Mind: A Mental Health Panel Feb. 10. The virtual program featured a panel of mental health experts who answered questions about mental and emotional well-being, self-care, and seeking therapy, among other related topics.

Nearly 80 students, faculty and staff attended. Panelists were: Dr. Michelle Paul, executive director of UNLV PRACTICE; Monica Garcia, founder and director of the Love Yourself Foundation; and Trinh Dang, executive director of NAMI Southern Nevada. DSAC members Melikabella Shenouda and Nour Benjelloun served as co-hosts. Jenna Heath, director of student and community engagement, and Jessica Impallaria, associate director of development and alumni relations, coordinated the event with DSAC.

A recording of the event is available here