Peer Health Educator Internship (PHE)

Student Health & Counseling Services offers the Peer Health Educator internship program, a year-long academic and hands-on learning program. Peer Health Educators (PHEs) actively promote health and wellness at Sac State, with the opportunity to work in one or more of the following areas:photo of interns

  • Active Minds (Mental Health)
  • Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
  • Healthy Relationships
  • Nutrition

The PHE internship provides students with an opportunity to:

  1. become a BACCHUS Certified Peer Educator
  2. receive training in a variety of health and wellness topics
  3. earn academic units
  4. build leadership and communication skills
  5. explore careers related to health and wellness
  6. work with a team to build skills in planning and implementing educational programs, special events, publicity and public relations
  7. have fun!

If you would like to be notified when internship applications are open, fill out this interest form. (applications open in March, fill out the interest form to be notified when applications open)

Who do I call if I have questions or need more information?

Contact Reva Wittenberg at or 916-278-2036.

Feel free to contact any of the Health Education Department Program Managers at 278-5422.