Ohio Program for Campus Safety & Mental Health


The Ohio Program for Campus Safety and Mental Health offers trainings throughout Ohio, including gatekeepers’ training programs, Psychological First Aid on Campus (a web-based training program) and an annual webinar series. Download the flier.

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2020-21 WEBINARS

 Parental Involvement-Building Partnerships

Speakers: Vickie Nelson and Dr. Lynn Abrahams, College Parent Central
October 13, 2020 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Ohio’s New Suicide Prevention Plan and Higher Education

Speakers: Tony Coder, Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation
Austin Lucas, Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation
November 17, 2020, 11:30am – 12:30pm

Tele-Counseling in Higher Education

Speakers: Dr. Katherine Oh and Brittany Sommers, Cleveland State University
December 2020 TBD


2021 Biennial Conference
May 20-21, 2021

More details to come. Join OPCSMH listserv to receive information as it is released.

Web-based training

Psychological First Aid: Responding to Emergencies at Colleges & Universities

The Criminal Justice Coordinating Center of Excellence and the Ohio Department of Mental Health are pleased to present a unique opportunity to obtain on-line training in the provision of psychological first aid. This training program features trainers Carol Yoken, Ph.D. and Craig Vickio, Ph.D.

Please review the brief PowerPoint slide show on the Intended Use and Introduction to Psychological First Aid before viewing the training videos. The slide show will advance automatically. We recommend that you then view the training videos sequentially.


Department of Psychiatry
Phone: 330.325.6690

Ohio Program for Campus Safety & mental Health

NEOMED Coordinating Center of Excellence