About the Club

Club Description

STAR (Students Talking About Relationships) provides a face-to-face peer counseling resource for the Brandeis community. All STAR counselors are trained by professionals on topics including but not limited to general counseling skills, campus resources and procedures, domestic and dating violence, rape crisis and sexual assault, family planning and STD/STIs, alcohol and drugs, eating disorders and body image, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender topics, religion, mental health, and suicide and self-harm. In addition to peer-counseling, STAR executes educational campaigns to inform the Brandeis community about relationships. STAR also engages the community in self-care and stress relief events and activities. Office hours are Sunday-Friday from 1-7 pm in the SCC, Room 324. 

General Information

Website: https://www.facebook.com/STARbrandeis, https://twitter.com/starbrandeis
ContactRachel Portnoy
Mailing List: https://lists.brandeis.edu/wws/info/starbrandeis
Office Location and Phone: Shapiro Campus Center Room 324, 781-736-4745 

Club Status: This is a chartered club. That means that it can use University resources and can request funding from the Finance Board.

Club Administrators

Rachel Portnoy- Co-coordinator


Katherine McNamara,
Apr 11, 2017, 1:57 PM
Sep 2, 2016, 9:54 AM