KAUST Mental Well-being Summit

KAUST Mental Well-being Summit

 Posted on Oct 04, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has brought the issue of mental health to the forefront and as you may be aware, October is Mental Health Awareness Month.

To highlight the importance of mental well-being and how it can influence our physical health, performance, relationships, sleep, and more during time of COVID-19, we are delighted to invite you to attend KAUST Mental Well-being Summit. The summit is organized by HR and delivered by our community well-being advocates and Delta Wellness. There will be also a session for TKS parents by Truman Group.

The summit will take place October 11-15. There will be a panel on the first day of the summit. You’ll have a chance to address your questions and get them answered by our panelists.

Submit your questions:
Please submit your questions to our panelists here.

Click on the links below to register. A Zoom link will be sent to you closer to the date of the session.





October 11

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

KAUST Mental Well-being Summit Panel

by Dr. Paul O’Callaghan (School psychologist at TKS), Fatmah Hadadi, Eva Kosel, Richard Jordan

October 12

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Back to work in time of COVID-19

by Fatmah Hadadi- Health promotion specialist at KAUST

October 13 

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. 

A special session for TKS parents:

Mental Health Risk & Living as an Expat: Thinking beyond COVID

by Dr. Sean Truman- Chief medical officer at Truman Group

October 14 

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. 

Psychological effects of COVID-19 and New Normal

by Letizia Muro- Student support advocate at KAUST

October 15 

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. 

Holistic Health: The Body/ Mind Connection

by Richard Jordan- Corporate wellness manager at Delta Wellness


If you have any questions, please contact HRHelpdesk@kaust.edu.sa.

We hope to see you there.

Human Resources

Graduate Affairs

KAUST Health


KAUST Mental Well-being Summit

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