Listening Skills and Mental Health Resources for Working with Graduate Students

Monday, April 10, 2023 | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

This one hour session will focus on helping advisors learn basic support skills to help them connect with their students as well as learn about a wide range of student mental health services at UC Berkeley. The unique nature of working and communicating via active listening with graduate students will be discussed and on-line, community based and in-person resources will be presented.


  • Aaron Cohen, PhD, Licensed Psychologist and Residential Life Counselor, Counseling and Psychological Services 
  • Amy Honigman, PhD, Licsensed Psychologist and Graduate Assembly Counselor, Counseling and Psychological Services

If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) to fully participate in this event, please email with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.

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