Peer Educator Programs
The COAST (Counseling Outreach Advocacy Student Team)
The COAST is the office where many of the outreach efforts of Counseling Services are planned by members of SHORE and WRC, the Counseling Services peer educator programs. The COAST is located in the Lib Jackson Student Union A108.
The SHORE Peer Educators are a group of student volunteers who are trained to plan and execute events, activities and give presentations on a wide variety of mental health and general wellness topics for their peers.
The Women’s Resource Cooperative is a group of student volunteers who are trained to plan and execute events, activities and give presentations on topics relating to a wide variety of women’s issues.
Visitors of the COAST will often find students preparing for events such as Doors of Doom, Sexual Assault Awareness Week, Love Your Body Day, Wellness Week, Mid-Term Meltdown and a variety of other psychoeducational events and activities which take place on campus.
Students can obtain resources from The COAST on a wide variety of mental health, wellness, and women's issues.
Questions regarding The COAST can be directed to Chris Donevant-Haines at (843) 349-5022.