2022 NSU Fact Book

22 NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY • Lighthouse of Broward • Macula Vision Research Foundation • Memorial Healthcare Systems • Mourning Family Foundation—Zo’s Family Health & Wellness Groove • North Broward Hospital District • NOSA Interdisciplinary Health Jamaica Mission Trip • Optometry Giving Sight World Sight Day • PBS KIDS (WPBT Channel 2) • REACH Rural Health Fair in Clewiston, Florida • Seussfest at Alvin Sherman Library • Special Olympics Opening Eyes/Healthy Athletes • SVOSH Optometric Humanitarian Mission Trips • Walk Now for Autism Speaks COLLEGE OF PHARMACY Through specialized clinical education, course requirements, and student organizations, the college provides service to the community in partnership with local agencies and via various health educational opportunities and screenings, some of which are on the list that follows. • A Day for Children • Alzheimer’s Walk • Cholesterol Screenings • Clothing Drive • CommunityFest • Epilepsy Walk • Florida AIDS Walk • Florida Introduces Physical Activity (FLIPANY) • Feeding South Florida • Health Screening Activities on Public Health Issues, Such as Osteoporosis, Diabetes, and Asthma • Heart Walk • Hendry Glades Community Health Fair • HIV Education and Awareness Programs • Immunization and Flu Shot Drives • Immunization Awareness Programs • Kick for a Cause • Let’s Talk Mental Health Awareness Festival • Mental Health Awareness Festival • NBC 6 Health and Wellness Expo • National Association of Mental Illness (NAMI) Walk • Night to Shine • Operation Christmas Child • Prescription Drug Takeback • Public Awareness of Palm Beach County “Drop Boxes” for Narcotics and Expired Drugs • Publix Health Screening • PUCPR Ponce Medical Day • Scuba Dogs Beach Clean-Up • St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital • Walgreens Diabetes Walk • Walk to Stop Diabetes COLLEGE OF PSYCHOLOGY The Psychology Services Center offers the following services to children, adolescents, adults, older adults, and families in our community through the following general and specialty clinic programs: • Adult Services • ADHD Assessment, Consultation and Treatment • Adolescent Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment • Anxiety Treatment • Biofeedback and Health Psychology • Challenging Behavior Disorders Treatment • Child, Adolescents, and Family Services • Child and Adolescent Traumatic Stress Focused Treatment • Counseling for Older Adults • Developmental Assessment Clinic—Unicorn • Children’s Foundation Clinic • Family Violence Related Treatment • Healthy Lifestyle Guided Self-Change • Intensive Psychodynamic Psychotherapy • Neuropsychological Assessment • Psychological Services for the Emotionally Distressed • Psychological Assessment • School-Related Psychological Assessments and Clinical Interventions • Trauma Resolution and Integration Clinical psychology, school psychology, and counseling advanced students, interns, and postdoctoral residents also provide mental health services in a variety of agencies and schools throughout the tricounty area, including hospitals, community mental health centers, forensic settings, and student counseling centers. Faculty and student organizations provide outreach programs locally within the South Florida community and at NSU regional campuses, as well as on international humanitarian missions in South Africa, Puerto Rico, and Central and South America. Community Outreach