Bard Health Services is staffed by four nurse practitioners, a registered nurse, and a part-time physician. Care at Health Services is based on a holistic approach to treating students. The staff promotes optimum physical, emotional, intellectual, and social well being through education, preventative and primary care. Health Services
Bard Counseling Services is staffed by clinical social workers, mental health counselors, psychologists, a consulting psychiatrist, and a consulting nutritionist. Staff members provide short-term, problem-focused treatment, crisis intervention, groups, workshops, and referrals to local physicians, psychiatrists, and psychotherapists. Counseling Services
The Bard Wellness Education Office coordinates a range of events and programs to help students reduce stress, practice good self-care, and create their best life. The office supports students’ physical, mental, social, environmental, spiritual, and academic health. Wellness Services
Monday, June 5, 2023 Stevenson Athletic Center, Classroom 15:30 pm – 6:30 pm EDT/GMT-4 During this gentle Kripalu Yoga flow, students are invited to play with their edge, experiment with what works for their body, and make the practice their very own. In this yoga of compassion, we move through centering techniques and flow through postures, keeping an emphasis on the breath. Kripalu Yoga invites experimentation and inquiry into every movement and moment—come play!
Tuesday, June 6, 2023 Stevenson Athletic Center, Squash Courts12:15 pm – 1:00 pm EDT/GMT-4 This indoor cycle class focuses on endurance, strength, intervals, high intensity, and recovery with an upbeat playlist to keep you moving! Many different techniques are used to work the legs, core, and arms making this class a full body workout! All fitness levels are welcome and encouraged to attend. Please bring sneakers (or clip-in cycling shoes), water, and a small towel.
Wednesday, June 7, 2023 Stevenson Athletic Center, Classroom 112:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT/GMT-4 This class blends optimal alignment with the movement and grace of vinyasa flow. Class includes seated, standing, and supine poses. The vinyasa segment moves at a moderate pace allowing alignment cues to be woven in. A slower flow is accessible for newer students and allows more experienced students to refine their poses.