Healthy Living Events

 

Spring 2021: Virtual Schedule 

Puff Bars, Pouches, Hookah – Today’s New Nicotine and Setting Up a Quit Plan That Will Work

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Dr. Gary TedeschiJose MontoyaFareha Moulana ZadaJohn Hire

  • Dr. Gary Tedeschi, California Smokers Helpline & STAAND Against Tobacco
  • Tuesday, January 26, 2021
  • 1:00-2:00PM

In this session we continue the conversation about nicotine by delving into some of the most popular products today, the myths and realities behind these new products, and how to set up a quit plan that will slay the four-headed dragon of addiction: nicotine dependence, the behavioral habit, the psychological side of quitting, and your social environment.  Join our Young Adult Advocates (Jose Montoya, Fareha Moulana Zada, and John Hire) and renowned nicotine specialist, Dr. Gary Tedeschi, for a conversation about nicotine, addiction, and quitting.

FLEX #6244

 

Pirate Care: Always There When You Need to Talk

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Griffin Sharp

  • Griffin Sharp, Client Success Manager, TimelyMD
  • Wednesday, February 3, 2021
  • 12:00-12:45PM

Stressed, anxious, feeling down? Pirate Care TalkNow gives MJC students FREE 24/7 on-demand access to mental health professionals available to talk about anything at any time. Join us to learn more about this service and how you can register your account! 

Flex #6249

 

Beyond the Pill (Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives)

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Dr. Kshirsagar

  • Dr. Kshirsagar
  • Wednesday, February 24, 2021
  • 11:00AM-12:00PM

Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC). Learn about LARC, indications for use, efficacy, risks/benefits as well as cessation of Contraception. 

FLEX #6245

 

Domestic Violence - Women’s Haven Center

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Janette Garcia

  • Janette Garcia, Training Manager at Haven
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021
  • 1:00-2:00PM

Domestic Violence and Haven services: this presentation will focus on defining abuse in relationships based on power and control, the causes of domestic violence, risk and safety as well as resources and Haven services.

*If you would like the handouts that will be used in this presentation regarding Domestic Violence, please click on the following link: /studentservices/healthservices/documents/domesticviolencehandouts.pdf

FLEX #6246

 

Pirate Care: Always There When You Need to Talk

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Griffin Sharp

  • Griffin Sharp, Client Success Manager, TimelyMD
  • Tuesday, March 16, 2021
  • 11:00-11:45AM

Stressed, anxious, feeling down? Pirate Care TalkNow gives MJC students FREE 24/7 on-demand access to mental health professionals available to talk about anything at any time. Join us to learn more about this service and how you can register your account! 

Flex #6250

 

Caregiving and Stress Management

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Kiran Dhesi

  • Kiran Dhesi, RN, CHPN, Community Hospice Clinical Educator
  • Wednesday, March 24, 2021
  • 12:00-1:00PM

Explore the role of a caregiver and learn necessary stress management skills to help you care for yourself while caregiving.

FLEX #6247