Peer Education

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Applications are open

Students, want to help your fellow Deacs improve their wellbeing? Become a nationally certified peer educator through the P.E.E.R.S. Network! Learn more and apply here by September 30th at 9 p.m.

The WFU Certified Peer Education Program promotes wellbeing in the campus community. Through collaborative prevention, educational, and awareness programs, WFU P.E.E.R.S. (Peers, Educating, Engaging, Reaching, & Supporting) promotes services, tools, and resources related to high risk behaviors and student wellbeing.

Benefits of Being a WFU Peer Educator

  • Make a difference in the health and wellbeing of the WFU campus community through purposeful educational and advocacy efforts
  • Become a Nationally Certified Peer Educator through NASPA BACCHUS Initiatives
  • Access to funding to host programs and events
  • Opportunities to attend local and national conferences
  • Engage in specialty trainings:
    • 8 Dimensions of Wellbeing
    • The Body Project
    • Stress Management
    • Healthy Relationships
    • Resilience & Self-compassion
    • TIPS – Training for Intervention ProcedureS
  • Increase leadership and professional development:
    • Leading engaging presentations
    • Public speaking skills
    • Resume development
    • Program planning and development
    • Health promotion, education, and advocacy

If you are interested in learning more about the WFU Certified Peer Educator program, please contact the Program Advisor, Marian Trattner at