Center for
Health Advocacy and Wellness

Mission, Vision and Values

Phone: 850 644-8871

Location: 4th floor of Health and Wellness Center

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm


The Center for Health Advocacy & Wellness promotes a collaborative campus culture rooted in well-being and resilience.


A dedicated campus community that is enhanced and empowered by innovative health promotion standards of practice.


Diversity and Inclusion (Inclusivity)

We embrace diversity and is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive environment in all of our decisions to ensure the best outcome for faculty, staff and students involved.

Student Development

We facilitate the development of life and leadership skills through experiential opportunities. We develop and advocate for policies and programs that are student-centered.


We value honesty, transparency, and hold each other accountable for cultivating a workplace that respects, supports, and appreciates the uniqueness of all.


We strive to create an environment that encourages forward thinking, accepts grand challenges, and takes informed risks. We believe that the combination of best practice, creativity, and originality can improve the overall well-being of our campus.

Standards of Practice for Health Promotion in Higher Education

We follow the American College Health Associations’ Standards of Practice for Health Promotion in Higher Education that include

  1. Alignment with the Missions of Higher Education
  2. Socioecological-Based Practice
  3. Collaborative Practice
  4. Cultural Competency
  5. Theory Based Practice
  6. Evidence-Informed Practice and
  7. Continuing Professional Development and Service.

Center for Health Advocacy and Wellness:
University Health Services, FSU

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