UCLA Organizations - Links and Contacts
UCLA Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI):
EDI Resource pages: https://equity.ucla.edu/programs-resources/
Mental health resources:
UCLA OCD Program: (310) 794-7305
UCLA Anxiety Disorders Program: (310) 794-1038
UCLA Trauma Psychiatry Service: (310) 794-1076
UCLA Child and Adolescent Program: (310) 825-0122
UCLA Anxiety Disorders Clinic: https://www.semel.ucla.edu/adc/clinic
CAPS workshops and trainings: http://www.counseling.ucla.edu/Workshops-Traninings
CAPS resources for mental health and common concerns: http://www.counseling.ucla.edu/Resources/Online-Resources-Apps
CAPS list of community resources: http://www.counseling.ucla.edu/Resources/Community-Resources
Sexual violence reporting and Title IX resources:
Filing a report: http://www.sexualviolence.ucla.edu/Filing-a-Report
UCLA Title IX Office and Sexual Harassment Prevention: https://sexualharassment.ucla.edu/
Resources for disabled students/students with a disability:
UCLA Center of Accessible Education: https://cae.ucla.edu/
UCLA Disabled Student Union: https://www.instagram.com/dsuucla/
UCLA All Brains: https://www.instagram.com/uclaallbrains/
Resources for LGBTQ+ students:
UCLA LGBTQ Campus Resource Center: https://lgbtq.ucla.edu/
UCLA Queer and Trans in STEM (QTSTEM): https://www.instagram.com/queersinstem/
Resources for BIPOC students:
UCLA Black Bruin Resource Center: https://blackbruinresourcecenter.ucla.edu/
National Society of Black Physicists: https://nsbp.org/ (non-UCLA-affiliated resource)
BlackInChem: https://blackinchem.org/ (non-UCLA-affiliated resource)
UCLA SACNAS: http://www.sacnasatucla.com/
Resources for first-gen students:
UCLA First to Go: https://firsttogo.ucla.edu/
UCLA Academic Advancement Program: https://www.aap.ucla.edu/
Resources for undocumented students:
UCLA Undocumented Student Program: https://usp.ucla.edu/
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If you have any questions regarding diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives within the UCLA Physics and Astronomy Department or about any concerns as a marginalized student regarding inclusion and accessibility in Physics and Astronomy, please contact Jane. Jane is a 3rd year in Astrophysics, has been a board member of W+PS the past two years, and is an undergrad representative on the UCLA Physics and Astronomy DEI committee this year.
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