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Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. Peer Health Education Program

About Share the W.E.A.L.T.H.
Request Share the W.E.A.L.T,H. Program
Becoming a Peer Educator

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Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. is a peer health education program established in response to the health issues concerning OSU students. The principle goals of Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. are to:

  • Establish a diverse group of enlightened OSU students,
  • Promote positive health behaviors,
  • Increase awareness of campus and community resources,
  • Encourage the use of critical thinking during behavior decision-making processes.

Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. programs are entertaining, interactive and educational. Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. trained peer educators conduct health education programs for campus related organizations, groups, affiliates, and academic classes.  Program topics include:

  • Alcohol Education
  • Sleep
  • Nutrition
  • Prescription Drug Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Sexual Health

To request a program for your campus group complete a  program request form , stop by the Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. office in 157 University Health Services, or call (405) 744-3997.

Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. peer educators are provided with the opportunity to:

  • help fellow OSU students.
  • gain valuable experience.
  • build public speaking and program coordination abilities.
  • strengthen leadership skills.
  • add personal insights and awareness.
  • apply health promotion theory that promotes positive behavior change.

Becoming a Peer Educator

The requirements for becoming a peer educator include:

  • second year or higher student.
  • two semester commitment to the program.
  • minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
  • OR approval from program coordinator.

To become a peer educator complete a peer educator application, stop by the Share the W.E.A.L.T.H. office in 157 University Health Services, or call (405) 744-3997.