Training Resources

On-line resources are available.

Become a friendly face offering support and help to survivors of sexual assault. Questions? Contact Gail Trimpe-Morrow at (309)438-3655 or Register for Friendly Faces Student Training September 4 or October 5. Faculty&Staff Training September 2 or October 1

Help break the silence surrounding sexual violence by anonymously sharing your experience or the experience of someone you know. There is healing in talking, and you are not alone.

Be-You{tiful} ISU Students Speak Out

Ever wonder what other Redbirds think about the messages the media sends about beauty and attractiveness? Take a look at a video featuring REAL students talking about their perspectives.

Explore positive body image and develop your leadership skills in this fun and informative workshop sponsored by Student Counseling Services and ISU Leads. For more information, call (309) 438-3655 or email Jenni Thome

Voices of Discovery is about connecting with others and having an honest and insightful dialogue about diversity issues.

Location and Hours

320 Student Services Building

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

How to Make an Appointment

Call (309) 438-3655 or stop by room 320 of the Student Services Building to make an appointment. During your first appointment, a professional counselor will work with you to help you clarify your concerns and explore if ongoing counseling or other services are needed. All counseling services are confidential and provided without charge. Psychiatric consultations are also available to discuss issues related to medication.

Friendly Faces

The "Friendly Faces" campaign seeks to increase support for student survivors of sexual assault by training students, faculty and staff to provide a supportive response and how to refer survivors for services.  Please consider becoming a "Friendly Face" and enhance our supportive campus community.  Register today for upcoming student training on September 4, 2014 or October 8, 2014 or Faculty/Staff training on September 2, 2014 or October 1, 2014.  Questions?  Please contact Gail Trimpe-Morrow at (309) 438-3655 or           

The Body Project (formerly Reflections)

The purpose of The Body Project is to help females establish and maintain a positive body image.  An evidence based eating disorders prevention program, The Body Project endeavors to help participants resist the ultrathin, unrealistic ideal standard of female beauty prevalent in today's society.  For more information or to schedule The Body Project for your group, contact Jenni Thome, Student Counseling Services as (309) 438-3655.



Apply Now To Participate in Voices of Discovery!

Connecting Dialogue to Action

Voices of Discovery is about connecting with others and having an honest, insightful and unexpected dialogue about issues of diversity.  You will participate in a 7-week dialogue group about issues such as identity development, stereotyping and discrimination.  This will allow you to share personal viewpoints, gain self-awareness, and become empowered to make real-world changes and avance social justice.

For more information, click here.  To register for Voices of Discovery, click here.


Emergency Helplines

  • Call the Student Counseling Services (309) 438-3655, and if after hours, press "2" at the prompt
  • Providing Access to Help (PATH): 309-827-4005, 1-800-570-7284 or dial 2-1-1
  • Military Veterans Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (Press 1)
  • More Helpline Information

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