Kelly Center
Consultation and Outreach

Kelly Center staff members are available for consultation with university agencies, student organizations, faculty and staff. Consultation is also available for referral information and specialized assistance.  We offer a variety of interesting programs, workshops and consultations which may be of interest to you or your group. We are more than willing to present on any of the following issues in your class or within your organization.

Our counselors welcome the opportunity to develop programming to meet the needs of your organization or to guest lecture in your course. We are also happy to come in and provide an overview of the types of services that the Kelly Center offers. 

Please contact us to arrange for a specific consultation or program.

The following topics represent areas of expertise of the staff for programs and consultation:

Academic Success Programs

  • So You Want to Make the Grades: Academic Success in College
  • Reading and Note-taking Skills and Strategies
  • Can I Manage: Time and Procrastination
  • Preparing for and Taking Exams
  • Test Taking Strategies
  • Stress Management
  • Getting Ready to Register for Classes

Drug and Alcohol Awareness Network

  • Addiction
  • Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Abuse Symptoms (Specific Drugs or General)
  • Confronting Individuals Exhibiting Symptoms of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapies: Which One is Right for You?
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Social Norms and Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Alcohol Laws in Hays/Kansas
  • Strategies for Staying Safe

Personal Counseling Services

  • Stressbusters
  • Building Better Relationships
  • How You Can Help a Friend with Depression
  • Suicide: What to Look for and How to Help
  • How You Can Help a Friend with Anxiety
  • Assertiveness and Self-Esteem 101
  • Holistic Health and Wellness: The Body/Mind Connection
  • Introduction to Eating Disorders and How to Help
  • Adult Children of Divorced Parents
  • Special Interests for Non-Traditional Students
  • Learning to Listen: Improving Your Communication Skills
  • Topics in Sexual Abuse and Assault
  • Diversity Awareness and Sensitivity Training
  • Sensitivity to Issues for Students who are Gay, Lesbian or have Alternative Sexualities