Outreach Presentations

CCS staff provide presentations, programs, and workshops on various mental health and college student development topics. Presentation requests need to be made 4 weeks in advance. This allows us time to coordinate staff coverage for requests and other details.

To request a presentation, submit the form below or call 815-753-1206.

Presentation Request Form

Most Requested Presentation Topics

General Interest

  • Overview of CCS Services, The Myths and Benefits of Counseling
  • Stress and Anxiety Management, Test Anxiety
  • Transition and Adjustment to College
  • Signs of Substance Abuse, Signs of Eating and/or Body Image Concerns, Signs of Internet/Gaming Addiction 

Diversity Topics

  • Acknowledging and Valuing Diversity
  • Racism, Discrimination and Privilege
  • Experiences of Being a First-Generation College Student
  • Being an Ally on Campus
  • Culture Shock, Transition of International Students to NIU


  • Conflict Management and Resolution
  • Creating and Maintaining Healthy Relationships
  • How to Help a Friend Who Is Struggling

Sexual Assault Awareness

  • How to Get What You Want, But Not More Than You Bargained For
  • Being Assertive and Saying "No"

Contact Us

Counseling and Consultation Services
Campus Life Building, room 200
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Initial Consultation Hours

To speak to a counselor
11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

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