Thrive / Wellbeing

thrive

Wellbeing is about much more than physical health. Here, it’s an eight-dimensional balancing act that – when maintained properly – leaves us best able to cope with adversity, build rewarding relationships and live with a sense of purpose.

Learn more at thrive.wfu.edu Here are the events we have which relate to wellbeing:

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    • Run, Forest, Run (or Walk Forest)

    • 3 dates and times available
    • This year, the PDC will join forces with the new Director of Wellbeing, to promote physical and social wellbeing. Join campus colleagues and run or walk through our beautiful campus and Reynolda Gardens. We will officially begin the season on Tuesday, September 9, while the Wellbeing Director . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Elder Care Choices: National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness

    • 2 dates and times available
    •   In honor of November being National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness and National Caregiver Month, Elder Care Choices has planned a series of three Webinars. Each Wednsday, starting October 29, 2014 and ending November 12, 2014, Elder Care Choices will host webinars on the following . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • CPR/AED Certification

    • 2 dates and times available
    • This 3.5 hour CPR and AED course prepares the layperson to respond to choking, breathing and cardiac emergencies—and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in conjunction with CPR. This National Safety Council course meets the current CPR and ECC Guidelines using a combination . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Fidelity Retirement Counseling

    • 3 dates and times available
    • One-hour retirement planning consultations are an important service that is available to all Wake Forest University employees.  Individual retirement planning consultations are specifically intended to provide assistance for our faculty and staff who are currently participating or interested . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Healthy Holiday Cooking & Eating - Deliciously!

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Join registered dietitian, Cindy Silver, for a look at how to make your fall/winter holidays delicious and nutritious times.  We'll talk about planning the feast, side items with a healthy flair and desserts with all the flavor but not the guilt.  A fun and interactive hour with lots . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Suicide Prevention Training (Community)

    • Tuesday, December 2nd, 20142:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    •  Wake Forest University Counseling Center (UCC) staff are trained in suicide prevention and utilize the evidence-based CampusConnect:  A Suicide Prevention Training for Gatekeepers from Syracuse University. UCC staff  train members of the WFU community (faculty, staff, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301