Flourish

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Welcome to Flourish, our Wellness Project on Penticton campus. Flourish is a drop-in safe space, free of charge to all OC students, where we explore various themes related to stress management and mental wellness. We offer Wellness Wednesday workshops and Flourish with Yoga classes on Thursdays.

In our workshops, we explore what it takes for each of us to flourish. We will learn about and explore a variety of strategies that can help you increase your mental wellbeing and, hopefully, your success and comfort as a student. Flourish is also a place to break down stigma about mental illness and/or the challenges we all encounter in our lives, and to connect with likeminded people to learn new skills and increase the overall wellbeing of our campus community. 

Why you should check it out

  • A healthy mind will help you be a successful student
  • Learn strategies to manage academic stress
  • Connect with other students and campus supports

What you need to know about our Wellness Wednesday workshops

  • Open to all students
  • Weekly drop-in meetings
  • Wednesday 3:00 - 4:00
  • Room PE A06
  • Enjoy light snacks and beverages

 

Find out more about our Wellness Wednesday workshop schedule

View the schedule here.

 

What you need to know about Flourish with Yoga

  • Thursday 12:30-1:15, Sept 13-Nov 29
  • Free for students/ $5 per class for Okanagan College employees
  • Drop-in when you can
  • Room PC 145 (gymnasium)
  • Taught by Louise Blais

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Related Resources

Throughout the year, resources to support your mental wellness will be posted here


Contact us

For more information, please contact Sarah Lefebure