Text, Talk, Set to Go
Help junior and senior students start the conversation about getting set to go with this fun and engaging peer-to-peer activity. Students in small groups (or families) receive a series of free, pre-programmed text messages to get them talking together about the college transition and how they can prepare for it. This 45-minute interactive activity can […]
The Right Fit Quiz
The Right Fit Quiz helps students, counselors, and families think in depth about whether a particular school is a good “fit” for a student from an academic, personal preference, and emotional standpoint. Students should use this quiz when considering different college options and should also use it as a discussion tool with their families, counselors, mentors, and anyone else advising them on the college admission and decision process.
Starting the Conversation: College and Your Mental Health
This guide, co-created with NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness), provides students and their families with vital information about mental health issues that may emerge during college. The guide also walks students and families through some of the privacy laws surrounding mental health and provides families with practical resources to navigate those laws, including authorization forms for release of health information to designated family members that should be accepted by most colleges and universities.
Set to Go Toolkit
The Set to Go toolkit helps educators navigate the process of preparing students emotionally for the transition to college. Complete with ready-made presentations on the transition for both parents and students, communication templates and resources to send parents and students about the transition, conversation guides for counselors, and classroom exercises, the toolkit has everything a school needs to ensure […]
Transition of Care Guide
Primarily written for students with diagnosed mental health conditions and their families, this guide walks through important considerations related to the transition of mental healthcare from home to college. The guide details step students and their families should take during each year of high school and during the transition to college in order to successfully transition their care. While the guide is written with mental health primarily in mind, most of the considerations may also be applicable to transitioning care for other chronic or ongoing health conditions.
Adaptable Transition of Care Guide
For colleges and universities looking to adapt a version of our Transition of Care Guide, this document guides you through the process of creating a version customized to your school. The resource will help students who need to transition health or mental healthcare from high school to college navigate the process and find resources at your school.