Procrastination affects millions of people and almost always
has negative effects on productivity and sense of wellbeing. Procrastination is defined as delaying
required or desired tasks by choosing other activities.
Join Counseling Services Accountability Group and learn about:
The reasons we procrastinate
Why it is important to overcome procrastination
The paralyzing and disrupting effects of
How to confront and change one’s own tendencies
toward procrastination thus becoming actively engaged in academic productivity,
success, and enriching social presence
The group is led by Staff Counselor, Kwabena Sankofa, Ph.D.
For more information, email: Dr. Kwabena Sankofa or call: 803/323-2206.
LGBTQ Therapy Group
A therapist-led support group focused on building a healthy LGBTQ community
at WU! This group aims to Provide Support, Address Past Traumas, Build
Resilience, Create Boundaries, and help you Learn to Love the Amazing Person
that You Are.
For more information (including location and time), email: Courtney Leak or call: 803/323/2206.
Winthrop College of
Resilience: The Magic of Inner Strength
Potter themed 10-week course on personal resilience that uses themes from the
books and films to emphasize various components of inner strength. The
course is structured as a closed psycho-educational group experience. (That means that once we have enough people, those folks stay for the whole group.)
We will have two sections of the group to begin early Fall 2016.
all Winthrop students and facilitated by Winthrop counseling staff.
The group will address such topics
as building relationships, facing crises, managing change, taking decisive action, improving self-worth,
and self-care. We will also tap into student creativity and visual
integration by incorporating poignant crafts into sessions.
For more information (including location and time), email: Courtney
Leak or call: 803/323/2206.