Alcohol & Drug Services
The Counseling Center offers evidenced-based alcohol and drug services to support students who want to better understand the impact of substance use on their lives and the lives of those around them. Students will have the opportunity to set their own goals and clarify their values in a nonjudgemental setting. While the Counseling Center cannot provide full services rehab, counselors can help students decrease negative consequences, modify or change substance use patterns, and increase healthy choice making as it relates to their alcohol and drug use.
Available Screening & Intervention Tools
BASICS & CASICS
The Brief Alcohol Screening and Interventions of College Students (BASICS) and the Cannabis Screening and Brief Intervention for College Students (CASICS) both help students to evaluate their alcohol or marijuana use respectively, explore personal risks and consequences, and to identify skills for moderation or abstinence. Both programs consist of two, one-on-one sessions with a counselor.
CHOICES About Alcohol is a group experience that focuses on alcohol use. CHOICES consists of three 60 minute sessions. In a group setting students learn harm reduction skills and alcohol abuse prevention skills.