There are many stressors for young adults heading off to college: How will I find my classes? Will I like my roommate? How do I prevent the Freshman 15?
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Confidential help is available on how to help a friend with a problem.
Confidential help is available to cope with substance abuse in the family.
Confidential consultations are available regarding personal use.
Have an essay to write or speech to present on an alcohol or other drug topic? ADOP staff can help you brainstorm ideas and refer you to online resources and those available in the Jim Hagedorn Library
Consultation services are available to faculty regarding concerns about student behavior, with Residential Life Staff (namely RD’s and CA’s) regarding programming in their residences or management of high-risk situations involving their residents, or with parents of PSU students regarding AOD-related topics and/or concerns about the student, e.g., “do’s and don’ts” of parenting a son or daughter addressing an AOD issue.
The AODP conducts sessions to help students meet sanctions required by the PSU Judicial Office.
In most cases, our Drug and Alcohol counselor can do this for you. If not, she will refer you to someone who can.
The AODP conducts surveys on campus and has access to data from across the country.
Join C.H.A.T., the Chemical Health Advisory Team. For more information contact Nancy Dyer at (603) 535-2461.