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Local Wellness Advisor: Macdonald Campus

Shannon Walsh, LWA supporting students at Macdonald Campus

Meet Shannon Walsh (she/her), Local Wellness Advisor (LWA) for Macdonald Campus and the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

  • As a mental health professional, Shannon's role as Local Wellness Advisor involves connecting students to appropriate resources on-and-off campus, providing psychoeducational and skills-based workshops, outreach and wellness promotion, as well as individual one-on-one appointments.
  • As a proud member of the Student Wellness Hub team, Shannon enjoys  helping students accomplish their short-term goals and wellness potential. 
  • Apart from #BuildingAHealthierMcGill, Shannon is passionate about writing. “I write everyday. It has been the single most impactful tool for my own mental health.”
  • Shannon can be found on Macdonald campus in the Student Affairs Office in Laird Hall, Suite 106. 
"I enjoy getting to connect with students and playing a small part in improving the climate and culture of wellness on campus. I think doing the work that I do is a privilege. I love what I do and I hope that is felt by the students, staff and faculty I work with.”
 
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