Social

Social well-being is the ability to interact in a healthy way with those around us. This involves having supportive friends and family, developing deep connections, and the ability to communicate in healthy ways. 


Student Organizations? YES, Please!

Support from a student organization can provide a home away from home for those longing for belonging and depth of friendship. Involvement in...

Ask a Mental Health Professional: Bloopers

This Ask a Mental Health Professional segment features bloopers while filming with UK College of Nursing Professor, Jennifer Cowley!

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Modifiable Risk Factors for People with Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders

Dr. Zim Okoli shares 5 modifiable risk factors for people living with mental health and substance use disorders:

  1. Poverty: Dr. Okoli...

Faculty Spotlight

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Zim Okoli

Dr. Okoli is a psychiatric nurse who works with patients with severe and persistent...

Staying Connected Enhances Social Wellness

Social wellness impacts the quality of one's life. This video addresses the human need for social wellness and the importance of staying connected...

Kicking Social Anxiety to the Curb

Social anxiety is very common, in fact, approximately 5 to 16% of adults in the US have been diagnosed with a Social Anxiety Disorder in their...