Health Center

New body positive and depression support groups welcome SF State students

February 21, 2017 Life

SF State will soon offer two new support groups to help students work through issues surrounding depression and body image. The Counseling and Psychological Services Center at SF State determined the need for the additional programs based on topics that continued to come up during one-on-one sessions.   Leslie Shin, facilitator and clinical counselor, and ...

Health Center provides females with new birth control option through IUDs

January 28, 2015 News 1 Comment

SF State introduced intrauterine devices as a birth control option offered to female students on Jan. 5, making spring 2015 the first semester the service is available. Student Health Services is equipped to insert the thumb-sized devices, brand named Mirena, which prevent pregnancy with a 99 percent effectiveness for up to five years. The health center will also offer ParaGard, an ...