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Communication

Effective communication is key:

  • Take the time to talk to your child about their personal challenges, fears and expectations.
  • Model communication skills that you want your child to learn. Give your child permission to discuss emotional subjects and to disagree.
  • Discuss any family history of medical or mental health problems. Become an active listener, be patient and avoid interrupting them. Allow your child to make their point.
  • Avoid lecturing and criticizing. Share your knowledge and information in a non-judgmental way.
  • Encourage your child to solve their own problems.
  • Recognize warning signs of depression, anxiety, sleep disorders and substance abuse.
  • If your child calls in crisis:

Contact Us

Student Health Center
Radford Hall
Email: studenthealth@uwosh.edu
Phone: (920) 424-2424 · Fax: (920) 424-1769

Hours

FALL & SPRING (14-week terms)
Monday 8 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m

Interims (3 weeks)
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: 10-4:30 p.m.

Summer
June 9 - Aug. 22
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Monday - Thursday
Friday CLOSED

Aug. 25 - Aug. 29
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Affiliations

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The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh — Where Excellence and Opportunity Meet.