Presentations and Outreach

Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) offers a variety of presentations, workshops, and informal group discussions to the MSMC community. Interested faculty, Residence Life personnel, and other MSMC departments may invite CPS staff to provide a presentation in a class or at another campus venue.

Some possible topics are listed below, or contact CPS with other suggestions. In order to schedule a presentation contact CPS at (310) 954-4114 (Chalon) and 213-477-2668 (Doheny).

Available topics include:

Alcoholism and Substance Abuse

  • Assertion Skills
  • Balancing Family/Student Responsibilities
  • Body Image and Self-Esteem
  • Communicating With Friends And Roommates
  • Coping With Depression
  • Date Rape and Stranger Rape
  • Dating Violence
  • Dealing with Death and Loss
  • Decision-Making Around Sexual Behavior
  • Eating Disorders
  • Healing from Sexual, Physical and/or Emotional Abuse
  • Helping a Friend/Family Member Who is Coming Out
  • Managing Loneliness and Homesickness
  • Men, Women and Communication Styles
  • Multicultural Awareness Workshop: Overcoming Stereotypes of Others/Yourself
  • Procrastination and Time Management  
  • Strategies for Handling Break-Ups in Relationships
  • Stress Management and Relaxation Training
  • Suicide Prevention (Helping a Friend in Need)
  • When to Seek Therapy