Ginger Root Project
MTCC provides various student support services for AAPI students. Whether it is high school, college, graduate school, or trade school, AAPI students face varying stressors that impact mental wellness and health. The Ginger Root project is a peer-led AAPI mental wellness initiative that provides brief behavioral health consultation, stress management groups, and behavioral wellness coaching to AAPI students in the state of Pennsylvania.
Peer to Peer Supportive Counseling: Brief 30-minute behavioral wellness consultations focusing mental wellness, problem solving, brief behavioral health interventions, and supportive counseling.
Stress Reduction and Mindfulness Groups: Weekly mindfulness-based group programming for students to support with stress reduction strategies.