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!

Applications are now being accepted!  Click here to view/download the application instructions

Application Deadline April 15, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

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.