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Further Wellness Issues for Higher Education

Wellness Issues for Higher EducationPublished one year after Wellness Issues for Higher Education, the Further Wellness Issues for Higher Education book complements and expands the emphasis on a range of wellness issues for college students. Organized around major dimensions of wellness, this volume highlights ten wellness topics with a future orientation – attention to health and success throughout life. Each topic is grounded in current research, and emphasize approaches helpful for a wide variety of college campuses. The book also includes a chapter on strategies for organizing wellness issues on campus.

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Create, Implement, and Review.

Campus and community leaders need resources to aid in their efforts to promote healthy decisions within their organizations and with their constituencies. GMU’s CAPH has, as its focus, working with campuses, schools, communities, states, and national initiatives on a wide range of issues. A central part of the philosophy of GMU’s CAPH is to share resources widely and freely wherever possible. The resources included in this website provide those developed by GMU’s CAPH over its quarter-century of service. These are organized with three broad audiences: College, High School and Community. The thematic thrusts found here are helpful for organization leaders as well as individuals as they aid and guide efforts for increased and enhanced health: Create, Implement and Review. Read More »


Being Natural

This is the time of year that’s all about “being natural." The temperature is becoming more moderate most of the time; it’s the time when we can enjoy living without artificial temperature modification, when we can turn off the heat and not turn on the air conditioning. It’s also a time when we dress with fewer layers – maybe an occasional sweater or jacket, but nothing like a few months ago.
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