Counseling Services


Wellness Issues of the Month


National Alcohol Awareness Month

  • SAMSHA’s National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information

National Counseling Awareness Month

Stress Awareness Month

National Humor Month

  • Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 5 – 7

  • Alcohol-Free Weekend
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc.

April 11


National Nutrition Month

March 3 – 9

Match 3 – 9

  • National Problem Gambling Awareness Week
  • The National Council on Problem Gambling, Inc.


National Condom Month

February 1

February 14 (Valentine’s Day)

February 24 – March 2


International AIDS Aweraness Month

National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention (3D) Month

December 1 (annually)


Great American Smokeout Month

November 15 (third Thursday)

November 17


Domestic Violence Awareness Month
National Resource Center for Domestic Violence

National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month
Screening for Mental Health, Inc.

October 7 – 13
National Mental Illness Awareness Week

American Psychiatric Association
NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness

October 10 (always October 10)
World Mental Health Day
World Federation for Mental Health

October 23 – 31 (same dates annually)
National Red Ribbon Celebration/
National Plant the Promise Week

(Campaign to keep kids off drugs)
National Family Partnership at


National Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Month

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
  • Administration (SAMHSA)
  • National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

National Yoga Month

September 3 – 7 (first full week in September)

September 26 (last Wednesday)