Supporting College Students in Recovery
Diane Fedorchak, Program Director, and Tommy Claire, Health Promotion Specialist, from the University of Massachusetts Amherst are this month's guests on Prevention Profiles: Take Five. During the interview, Diane and Tommy discuss how the recovery movement has grown on college campuses during recent years, some of the challenges around supporting students in recovery during the past 2½ years of the pandemic, advances and challenges in reducing stigma and discrimination against people with a substance use disorder, and more!
2024 College Prescription Drug Study
Are you interested in learning more about prescription drug misuse on your college campus? The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy is recruiting up to 50 institutions for the 2024 College Prescription Drug Study, a multi-institutional survey of college students examining the nonmedical use of prescription drugs. If you are interested in adding your campus to the recruitment list or learning more about the study, send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us at go.osu.edu/osucpds.
Marking a Milestone – www.campusdrugprevention.gov Turns Five
Rich Lucey is a Senior Prevention Program Manager in DEA’s Community Outreach and Prevention Support Section. In this month’s View from the Field, Rich highlights a milestone achievement for www.campusdrugprevention.gov and highlights DEA’s various resources for professionals working to prevent drug use and misuse among college students.
Campuses Promote DEA's One Pill Can Kill Campaign
Schools across the nation have started to rally around the effort to educate their campuses and local communities about the issue. Is your school using ‘One Pill Can Kill’ materials to get the word out about counterfeit pills? If so, let us know!
Wanted: Higher Ed Professionals for NASPA
NASPA’s Strategies Conference is scheduled for January 18-21, 2023, in Kansas City, Missouri. The call for proposals is open and the deadline has been extended to September 26 at 5:00pm PT.
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is pleased to provide institutions of higher education and their surrounding communities with these resources to prevent drug misuse among college students. We are committed to promoting the importance of prevention and its role in helping ensure the health and safety of our nation’s college students.
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