WellCat Mental Health & Wellness Ambassadors

We are currently not recruiting for Campus Health WellCats.
Applications will reopen in March 2024. 

Share Your Passion for Health & Wellness

Join our peer support mission and help Wildcats get connected with general & mental health and wellness information. Our WellCat Ambassadors represent and promote Campus Health through campus outreach and help Campus Health staff organize special events. 

About the WellCats

WellCat Duties: 

Support students in getting connected to a wide variety of mental health and wellness services on campus. WellCat Ambassadors do this through: 

  • Tabling for Campus Health and CAPS at Campus Events
  • Outreach activities featuring health education games and activities on various health and wellness topics
  • Outreach Presentations featuring Campus Health and CAPS services as well as specific programs (Togetherall, Peer Counseling, etc.).
  • Assist Campus Health and CAPS staff with organizing special events (including therapy animal visits). 
  • Learn to lead grounding activities
  • 1-3 hours per week time commitment, which may include evening or weekend events

Previous experience with Campus Health and CAPS not required, but students with Campus Health or CAPS experience (as a student employee or as a recipient of services) are encouraged to apply. 

Applications will open in March for Fall 2024

How You'll Grow Being A WellCat

  • experience in the mental health field
  • time-management, organization, and multi-tasking skills
  • communication & public speaking
  • insight into social justice, equity, and access to mental health resources
  • appreciate the importance of mental health in someone's lived experience

 

For more information about Wellcats please feel free to reach out to Health Educators, Ryley Tegler (ryleytegler@arizona.edu) and Elsa Loya (eloya1@arizona.edu).