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. Receive training in a variety of health and wellness topics
  2. Earn academic units
  3. Build leadership and communication skills
  4. Explore careers related to health and wellness
  5. Work with a team to build skills in planning and implementing educational programs, special events, publicity and public relations
  6. Have fun!

The 2019-20 application period is closed. 

To be notified when applications open for 2020-21 fil out the form here.

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.