Study Abroad Mental Health | Study Abroad Challenges | Study Abroad Counselling | Study Abroad Health

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mindhamok for your organisation

Studying Abroad is a hugely rewarding, exciting and emotional time for all those involved, the families, the universities, faculty & staff and of course, the students. The organizations have a lot to plan and be responsible for, the students have a lot to pack and also get prepared for. As well laid out as those plans are, something may well happen that you did not foresee, and that’s ok, it’s part of the experience for everyone.

mindhamok™ has an in-depth understanding of the emotional and also psychological difficulties, challenges that students, program providers, families & universities can experience during study abroad programs. We support the organizations and the study abroad students with 24/7 access to our services, counselling to help everyone achieve their goals and also have great adventures overseas.

staff workshop series: upcoming workshops

mindhamok mental health training

New date to be published soon. Watch this space…

Join us for a transformative 2-hour online workshop on Mental Health Awareness & Effective Student Communication.

Mental Health Awareness & Effective Student Communication

In today’s fast-paced world, it’s crucial for staff members to be equipped with essential skills and strategies to effectively recognize mental health concerns and feel more confident in responding to them.

This workshop will provide you and your teams  with the knowledge and tools to make a difference in the lives of students.

During this workshop, you will:

1. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the challenges students face, especially in the context of study abroad. We’ll discuss relevant statistics, signs, symptoms, and when to seek help.

2. Learn effective and empathetic communication techniques to confidently support students in crisis situations. Case studies exercises will allow you to practice your skills in a safe and supportive environment.

3. Engage in a Q&A session to address any remaining questions or concerns. We’ll recap key takeaways and provide you with valuable resources for ongoing support.

Limited seats available! Invest in your professional growth and join a community of staff members dedicated to supporting student mental health.

mindhamok EDI training

New date to be published soon. Watch this space…

EDI from a mental health perspective for study abroad

mindhamok are here to offer critical insights to individuals seeking to enrich their understanding and practice of equality, diversity, and inclusion within the academic environment. This training aims to equip participants with the necessary tools and strategies to create a welcoming and inclusive environment for all, with particular focus on individuals who have had study abroad experiences and those from diverse backgrounds.

This training is beneficial to understand, respect, and embrace diversity in all it’s forms and to combat systemic biases and prejudices.

Objectives of webinar:

• To understand the concepts of equality, diversity, and inclusion and their significance in an educational setting.

• To explore the effect of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on students’ mental and physical health, behavior, and academic performance.

• To explore strategies for fostering culturally responsive interactions and eliminating biases and assumptions.

• Recognise when professional intervention may be needed, particularly for students dealing with trauma or those requiring more specialised support. You will be invited to participate to groups exercises, sharing and working on case studies in break out rooms.

 

mindhamok by your side

Orientation

When students arrive in their host country, it’s a hugely emotional time for them, they express this in many different ways. Our orientation introduces them to their new communities, both local and virtual through mindhamok. It lets them know what they can expect to go through, the good and the not so good, and also where to go to connect with mindhamok and access all of our services.

Study Abroad Mental Health | Study Abroad Challenges | Study Abroad Counselling | Study Abroad Health

24/7 student helplines For Counselling

Our helpline advisors are experienced and also qualified counselors and emotional support specialists all based in the UK. Our team is specially trained to understand the particular challenges experienced by study abroad students.

Study Abroad Mental Health | Study Abroad Challenges | Study Abroad Counselling | Study Abroad Health

Live Chat For Study Abroad Students

This is surely a great way for students studying abroad to get in touch with the mindhamok team, particularly for those who are not feeling ready to talk directly to a counselor or simply feel more comfortable starting off by chatting and get counselling.

Digital Learning For Study Abroad Students

Generation Z focused on-demand content. Written, audio and video content that speaks to the student. Themes such as drugs and alcohol, sex and sexuality, relationships, gender, diversity, time management, conflicts, cultural integration, exam stress, study abroad mental health, cooking for yourself, managing money and much much more.

Student Webinars | Career Webinar for Students | Mental Health Webinars

Workshops & Webinars

Live student events and webinars exclusive to mindhamok members.

Study Abroad Mental Health | Study Abroad Challenges | Study Abroad Counselling | Study Abroad Health

Book a Therapist

Access to our global networks of handpicked therapists who are specialists in providing the right mental health support for study abroad students as and when needed. Our network consists of qualified and also accredited experts in mental health, complementary therapies as well as medical doctors. All are surely passionate about supporting the particular needs of students.

Study Abroad Mental Health | Study Abroad Challenges | Study Abroad Counselling | Study Abroad Health

Staff & Faculty Professional Development

Tailor-made training solutions for faculty, administrators and also student life staff. These can focus on areas as diverse as communication, leadership, mental & psychological first aid, stress management, soft skills, managing conflict, delivering difficult news, empathy vs compassion… the list is endless and we’re surely ready to create solutions that meet your needs.

Study Abroad Mental Health | Study Abroad Challenges | Study Abroad Counselling | Study Abroad Health

Critical Incident & Crisis Management

Critical incident interventions which guarantee round-the-clock support and also guidance by phone as well as on-site to help you manage difficult situations and traumatic events as and when they happen.

We partner closely with you to help students meet the challenges that can arise. The mindhamok team brings extensive experience of working with all kinds of programs, including study abroad, domestic, international, undergraduate & postgraduate.

mindhamok™ offers block packages that enable universities and education providers to make great student-focused support available to the whole university community.