News and Announcements
ACHA News, Programs, and Services
New ACHA Toolkit on Sexual and Relationship Violence
In its new toolkit, Sexual and Relationship Violence: A Trauma-Informed Approach, ACHA recommends a trauma-informed framework to address the impacts of trauma on campus community members and has tailored this guidance specifically to the field of college health and wellness.
Could you be the next Editor-in-Chief of Journal of American College Health?
Journal of American College Health is looking for a new Editor-in-Chief, who is actively working within the field of college health, such as clinical medicine, health promotion, mental health or counselling services, as well as possessing the passion to drive the journal forward in an exciting period of change. It is a high-profile position requiring a time commitment that is significant but that can be successfully incorporated into a busy academic career. Read the full job description here.
ACHA Statement on Tax Reform And Impact On Tuition Waivers
ACHA expresses concern over the possible repeal of the tax exemption of tuition waivers for graduate students serving as teaching and research assistants. This exemption is critical to provide the financial stability needed for many students to complete their educational goals. Read the full statement here.
ACHA Connect: New Online Community for Members!
ACHA Connect, the new online member community for ACHA members, will help you to connect with other members, participate in discussion groups, share resources and collaborate on ACHA projects. We are excited to introduce you to this new user-friendly platform to foster these conversations.
ACHA Leadership Institute
ACHA is pleased to announce the new ACHA Leadership Institute. As part of this new initiative, college health and wellness professionals will be able to pursue a robust series of courses leading to a brand new certification – the College Health and Wellness Professional (CHWP). Applications are now being accepted for enrollment in the CHWP program. For more details and to apply, visit Leadership Institute.
Members: Share Your Career Moves with Us!
Are you moving to a new position in or out of college health and wellness? Are you retiring? Or did you acquire a new degree or certification? Let us know by filling out this online form! Your career move will be included in the quarterly member newsletter, Action, so that others in the college health and wellness field can see what you're up to!
ACHA Member Spotlight
Nominate yourself, your institution, or another member for one of our monthly spotlights! Share your story with your colleagues, inspire future college health and wellness professionals, and strengthen awareness of the profession and association. Each month we'll highlight an individual and institutional member in our weekly newsletter and online. Fill out the member spotlight questionnaire for a chance to be featured.