A Note About Our Events Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
Consistent with California and Los Angeles Departments of Public Health orders, we are promoting physical distancing by canceling in-person events. Thank you for your understanding as we act in the best interest of students, faculty and staff, while supporting wider public health goals. We look forward to having you join us at a future event.
The Student Health Center
We Care About Your Health
The Student Health Center offers students a variety of activities to support student health and wellbeing and academic success. This semester's offerings include:
CAPS Support Groups and Workshops
In support of physical distancing requirements, CAPS is offering support groups and workshops through Zoom. Please visit CAPS Support Groups and Workshops for the current schedule.
About Our Groups and Workshops
These valuable groups and workshops help students develop and maintain healthy strategies and skills for addressing life's challenges. The privacy of all disclosures by clients in workshops and groups is protected by state and federal laws and the Cal State LA Student Conduct Code.
- Skill-based group counseling that addresses specific concerns.
- Longer term process groups that share a common concern.
Group and Workshop Schedule
For additional information, contact CAPS at 323.343.3314 or walk in to CAPS (Student Health Center, 2nd floor) and speak with Wendy or Mia.
Note: CPR training is currently unavailable. Please click on CPR Training for details.
The Health Promotion and Education Center offers American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver CPR AED and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers courses for current Cal State LA students and employees. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required for all CPR trainings. Call the Center at 323.343.3340.
BLS and Heartsaver CPR and AED courses start at 9:00 a.m. on the scheduled date and are 4.5-5 hours in length. HeartCode® BLS sessions are conducted by appointment and session length is approximately 3 hours.
CPR, first aid, and AED training are available throughout the community. You may find other training sites by calling the American Heart Association (AHA) at 877.AHA.4CPR (877.242.4277)or visiting the AHA's ECC Class Connector. In addition, the American Heart Association has a line of e-learning programs. Visit OnlineAHA for additional information.
All prospective training participants should verify their training requirements with their academic department, internship/volunteer placement site, and/or employer.
AHA strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by AHA. Any fees charged for this course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to AHA.
Eat Healthy, Be Active Workshop Series
Please check back in the fall for our Eat Healthy, Be Active Workshop Series schedule.
Offered via Zoom, this series can help you meet your nutrition and fitness goals. Join us for this 4-session nutrition and physical activity workshop series! A different topic each session!
Wellness Workshop Series
For your health and well-being, the Student Health Center's Health Promotion and Education Center will offer a variety of healthy living workshops via Zoom. For workshop descriptions, dates and times, please check back or contact the Health Promotion and Education Center at 323.343.3340.
Note: Students who attend workshops in their entirety may request attendance verification for class and program credit.