SDSU Active Minds is a student-led organization whose mission is to change the conversation
about mental health. There are many Active Minds chapters all over the United States,
you can learn more about Active Minds National here. We have general board meetings
(Thursdays 1-2pm via Zoom) and outreaches that are meant to start those important
If you cannot make the meeting times, you can still participate in our outreaches
that are normally at an earlier time in the day. Our club is open to all majors, the
main requirement is to be curious and interested about mental health!
To see when our next event is, please visit our webpage on Presence.
Kaitline Chau, President
Sarah Van Hoose - Vice President
Brianna Smith - Secretary
Ennie-Marie Ilasco - Co-Public Relations Chair
Phoebe Shorter - Co-Public Relations Chair
Sahra Artan - Treasurer
Marisa Krauter - Council of Sciences Student Council Representative
Noor Haleem - Recreation & Wellness Representative
Jerry Kropp, Psy.D. - Advisor
Frequently Asked Questions
Meetings will be via Zoom for the Fall semester. They are Thursdays from 1-2pm. Sign
up for our email list
to get the link for the Zoom meeting.
The outreaches are normally 1-2 times per month, on Thursdays in place of our normal
We will also be having socials 1-2 times per month that are meant to give an opportunity
to connect with one another in the club!
Just show up! The only requirement is you need to be affiliated with San Diego State
University (and have some curiosity about mental health!). Other than that, there
are no dues, major requirements, or anything of the like.
No worries! You can always help out at outreaches. We normally have 1-2 outreaches
per month so there is still plenty of opportunity to get involved.
While we are not a therapy group, we do work closely with Counseling & Psychological
Services on campus and often have C&PS resources at our tabling events.
Connect with Active Minds
Follow us on social media to be kept up to date about events!
Facebook group Active Minds SDSU 2020-2021
Sign up for our email list
Contact for questions/collaborations
Email: [email protected]