Amazing Upcoming Event: Breaking Barriers Summit on Mental Health

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HEY YOU!? Are YOU interested in mental health!? Do YOU want to learn how to DECREASE STIGMA in your school or community?! Do YOU want the opportunity to attend an AWESOME event, listen to inspirational speakers, and learn new and useful skills!? THEN APPLY TO BE A DELEGATE AT THE BREAKING BARRIERS SUMMIT TODAY!! REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

The Breaking Barriers Summit on Mental Health is the first student led, multi-university mental health conference in Manitoba.

STEP 1: click the link below 
STEP 2: fill out the short application
STEP 3. **before hitting submit** copy the link at the top of the page 
STEP 4: submit your application
STEP 5: paste the link to go to the Event Brite page to make your payment

LINK: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfpDvvZxWKZE99U9Zn8pgAgnZNMI8AywjrXIyc9LV_7w3PUMA/viewform?c=0&w=1

If you would like to find out more info about this amazing event please visit the Facebook page at:

Breaking Barriers Summit on Mental Health

*https://www.facebook.com/breakingbarrierssummit/

February News

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Good morning everyone! 🙂

Hope you’re doing well and having a great semester. Below are some news and upcoming events:

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*There is an amazing event coming up called the Breaking Barriers Summit on Mental Health! The Breaking Barriers Summit on Mental Health is the first student led, multi-university mental health conference in Manitoba.

**Are YOU interested in mental health!? Do YOU want to learn how to DECREASE STIGMA in your school or community?! Do YOU want the opportunity to attend an AWESOME event, listen to inspirational speakers, and learn new and useful skills!? THEN APPLY TO BE A DELEGATE AT THE BREAKING BARRIERS SUMMIT TODAY!! REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Link to Apply: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfpDvvZxWKZE99U9Zn8pgAgnZNMI8AywjrXIyc9LV_7w3PUMA/viewform?c=0&w=1

For more information about this awesome event please visit: https://www.facebook.com/breakingbarrierssummit/

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University of Winnipeg Department of Psychology Prairie Undergraduate Research Conference and Colloquium

This awesome event is coming up on April 21! Everyone is welcome!

For more information please visit:

http://ion.uwinnipeg.ca/~haujla/conference/index.html

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Psychology Trivia Night: Friday, March 3

We will be having a fun Psychology Trivia Night on Friday March 3. We will have some cool prizes! Everyone is welcome!

Where: Garbonzos

Time: 7-9pm

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Valentine’s Day Card Making Tuesday, February 14

Come visit the PSA lounge for some fun Valentine’s day card making, treats and good company! We’d love to see your card creativity whether its psychology related, stats, etc!

Where: 4C34 (PSA lounge).

Time: 12:00-whenever.

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4100 T-Shirt Design

Are you interested in designing the 4100 T-shirt?! If interested, please send your designs to psa.uofw@gmail.com or talk to the Co-Presidents Jessica Sellwood and Kayla Kilborn.

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End of Year Party

The UWPSA is hosting an end of year party for ALL psychology students and friends!

When: Saturday April 22

Where: Fame Nightclub

Tickets are $5!

If you would like to attend, please make ticket arrangements by contacting anyone of our PSA Executive Team members or email psa.uofw@gmail.com or Kim at kimberlymjoss@gmail.com

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End of Year PSA Donations

We will be donating part of our PSA money raised to Artbeat Studio at the end of the school year!

For more information about Artbeat Studio please visit their website at:

http://artbeatstudio.ca

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PSA Tutoring Services

We are here for you! We have tutoring services available for a variety of psychology and biopsychology classes!

If you are looking for a tutor, please don’t hesitate to contact any one of our executive team members or email uwpsatutoring@gmail.com

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Please contact us anytime if you have any questions! Have a nice day! 

Best wishes!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOODIE ORDERS DUE JAN. 27!!

*****We are accepting regular hoodie AND grad hoodie orders until January 27! Please contact Claire at the email below to place your order:

templin-c@webmail.uwinnipeg.ca

Hoodies are $55 and an extra $5 if you would like writing on the sleeve.

You can get your hoodie in all sorts of colours and sizes! All of the hoodies will say “UW Department of Psychology” on the front. If interested, you can get “Grad 2017” underneath the “UW Department of Psychology”, leave it blank, etc.

*Please visit the link below to view the colour options:

http://www.logoactivewear.com/index.php?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=439&category_id=103&manufacturer_id=0&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=2&vmcchk=1

*Order Form

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*Example of the hoodie

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January 2017

Good evening everyone!

Hope you’re doing well and had a great first week back of Winter term!

*Our first meeting of the year will be on Wednesday, January 11th at 12:30pm in room 4L28. 

Everyone is welcome! The new term is an open book and we are looking forward to hearing some new ideas! 🙂

See you all there!

*Remember we are here for you! If you have any questions please contact our executive team members or email psa.uofw@gmail.com

*We have psychology tutoring services available. Please visit the Tutoring page on this website or contact uwpsatutoring@gmail.com for more information!

Best Wishes!

 

November 2016 Official Newsletter

Good evening everyone!

Below is our November Newsletter. Check it out y’all. November is stressful for all of us, but it is important to take breaks and have a lil fun too! We are here for you, so come hang with us at our events 

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Facebook: University of Winnipeg Psychology Students Association

Instagram: uwpsa

Website: www.psauofw.wordpress.com

Twitter: uwpsa

 Email: psa.uofw@gmail.com

November 2016 Official Newsletter

 Let’s SMASH stigma!

The Health and Wellness Peer Educators are putting on a fundraiser for jack.org, a national mental health awareness group. It’s this Friday (November 4th) on the front lawn! We are smashing pumpkins to represent the smashing of mental health stigma! Each pumpkin costs $5 and you get to SMASH it!

Clinical Psychology Grad Talk

If you are wondering about what Graduate school entails, come to this talk! Dr. Ellery will be sharing his experiences with us on Monday, November 7th at 12:30pm in 4L28. Lunch is on us (I.E. FREE PIZZA) 🙂

More Pizza news   😀

Our next pizza bake sale is Wednesday November 9th from 11:30am until we sell out! We are doing the same $7.00 meal deal, which means we are going to sell tones and may need help making baked goods and volunteering at the table. Email us to let us know you want to help!

Thrive Week

Watch our campus come to life on the week of November. 14th – 18th for THRIVE WEEK. Peer educators will be all over campus doing fun activities while raising awareness about the 7 dimensions of mental health. We know you’re curious about what these are so go ahead, take a mindfulness break, and stop by one of the tables!

UWPSA Mental Health Film/Doc Series

We are excited to announce the kick off of our Mental health film series with our very first movie night!

When: November. 24th from 5:00pm to 7:30pm

Doors open: 4:30pm

Where: 3C01

We will start with some snacks and watch “Project Happiness”, followed by insightful talks given by mental health professionals and student advocates. Our goal is to open a conversation about general every day mental health and ways to cope with the challenges we face!

Food and drink will be provided for the festivities 🙂

EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

Please reserve your FREE ticket at the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/allone-uwpsa-film-documentary-series-tickets-29168920025

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The Next Biopsychology General Meeting

When: Friday, November. 18th at 12:30pm

Where: 4L28

The UWBPSA will be voting for executives on this day to make their team official. Come vote and get updated on the latest UWBPSA news!

For more information, contact uwbpsa@gmail.com

**Last call for fall hoodies**

We are accepting basic hoodie orders until November. 15, 2016

Hoodies are $55 and an extra $5 for writing on the sleeve.

Order forms are on our website

Hoodies saying “department of biopsychology” also available

Contact templin-c@webmail.uwinnipeg.ca to order

For those who are graduating this year:

Grad hoodies will be ordered in the winter term. 🙂

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Tutoring

We are always looking for helping minds in the tutoring department. Contact  uwpsatutoring@gmail.com for all tutor and tutoree inquiries! We are here for you and know how real the struggle is.

Good luck with all of your November Endeavors!!