The Wellness Peer Education program through the Marquette University Medical Clinic facilitates discussion about health issues between, and among, MU students and their surrounding community.
The Wellness Peers are a team of responsible student leaders who provide health-related programming and serve the Marquette community as health resources in order to enhance the well-being of their peers. Topics addressed by the Wellness Peers include:
The Wellness Peers invite students to think critically about these and other health issues by raising questions, facilitating discussion, and disseminating health information.
Peer Wellness Coaching is a free service offered by the Marquette University Medical Clinic. During Peer Wellness Coaching sessions, students will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a trained peer educator to talk about overall health and wellness. Students will work with their coach go set wellness-related goals and action plans to reach these goals. Peer Wellness Coaches will be guides in reaching these goals along with aiding as a form of accountability. Personality and character strengths will be one of the main focuses of coaching. This program is designed to assist students in being able to live their best lives and thrive while at Marquette and beyond.Please fill out this request form from the link if you are interested in participating:http://www.mu.edu/formassembly/857
The Wellness Peers provide programs on a variety of health topics that are brought to you in residence halls, student organization meetings, fraternities and sororities, sports team sessions, classes, or any group of interested students.
To request a program click here. *Note: To ensure that we have enough time to secure presenters, please make requests at least 7 business days before the desired program date.
If you have any additional questions please contact us via email.
Recruitment for the Wellness Peer's program begins every school year after Spring Break. Watch for publicity and applications. The Job Description can be found here. If you have further questions about how to get involved, please don’t hesitate to contact the Marquette University Medical Clinic at (414) 288-7184.