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Student Health and Counseling Services Records
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The collection includes press and publicity scrapbooks related to Student Health and Counseling Services outreach activities; group-created journals from student volunteers at The House, a student-run peer counseling service; and photographs and slides.
Student Health and Counseling Services has its roots in the Davis campus Student Health Services (SHS). The program, established in 1909, treated students for minor medical concerns and promoted public health as essential to academic success. In 1958, Davis established a Counseling Center for students based out of. In 2004, the counseling program was renamed to Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). The Cowell Student Health Center, originally named the Cowell Hospital & Student Health Center, opened in 1967 and provided medical care for the Davis campus until the establishment of the UC Davis Student Health & Wellness Center in 2010. In 2011, Student Health Services and Counseling and Psychological Services merged to form Student Health and Counseling Services (SHCS).
12 linear feet
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