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

Take Charge of Your Health! View the Wake Forest University Healthy Outcomes Presentation  or visit http://hr.wfu.edu/healthyoutcomes/ for more information.

Here are the events we have which relate to wellbeing: 

Showing events 1 - 10 of 13 unique titles ( a total of 39 sessions )

    • Wake Forest Meditation Group

    • 3 dates and times available
    •  We will offer instruction in the basic philosophy and practice of meditation, including how to begin and maintain a regular practice.  The format is appropriate for all levels - from first-timers to more experienced practitioners.  Each session will conclude with tea and . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Office of the Chaplain 101 (Community)

    • Thursday, March 30th, 20172:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Join members of the Office of Chaplain as they offer an introduction to their work and its impact on our students and the broader WFU community.  Additionally, facilitators may explore the following topics: -What is the mission of the Office of the Chaplain? -What is the history of the . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 2017 Thrive Dimension Champion Awards Celebration

    • Tuesday, April 4th, 20173:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    •   We are getting ready to announce the new winners of the Dimension Champion Awards! We cordially invite you to join your colleagues and the Office of Wellbeing at the  2017 Dimension Champions Award Reception on:     Tuesday, April . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Green Room
    • Lunch and Learn Chat with the Chief

    • 2 dates and times available
    •  Chat with the Chief is an event that is hosted by the University Police Department. Campus safety is a shared responsibility. The campus community and Police working together to increase, address concerns and enhance campus safety.  These events present the opportunity for the Wake . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Listening In Layers (Communication)

    • Wednesday, April 5th, 20171:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    •  Do you really hear what’s being said to you? Do you respond in a way that satisfies a individual’s need to be heard? Studies show poor listening skills are often the cause of mistakes and problems that cost organizations more than $1 billion a day.  This interactive . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 409
    • TIPS Training Sessions

    • Sunday, April 9th, 20175:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) is a skills-based training program designed to prevent unsafe intoxication, drunk driving, and underage drinking by enhancing the fundamental skills of servers, sellers and consumers of alcohol. TIPS Training is an important part of Wake Forest . . .

    • Location: De Tamble Auditorium, Tribble
    • Novant Health Breast Center Mobile Mammography

    • 22 dates and times available
    • The Novant Health Breast Center Mobile Mammography Unit is a 38-ft. multi-functional coach that offers cutting-edge screening mammography services out in the community. The purpose of the program is to greatly increase access to mammography screening for women throughout the . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Top 10 Things You Can Do Now to Prepare for Caregiving

    • Wednesday, April 12th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • "What can I do now as a caregiver while my loved ones are still independent?"  Explore caregiving from a proactive standpoint.  This class will identify key pieces of information caregivers should be able to locate; offer ways to begin the "discussion" about a loved . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Retirement Basics from BB&T

    • Thursday, April 13th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Join BB&T as a Private Advisor guides you through an overview of the retirement planning process.  Do not put off planning and investing for retirement. The sooner you start, the longer your investments have to grow!  

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Suicide Prevention Training (Community)

    • Tuesday, April 18th, 20179:30 am - 11:00 am
    •  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: Benson Center 301