Counseling Services
ATOD - Alcohol and Other Drug Awareness Programs

“It is the mission of ATOD programming to actively promote student and young adult-based, campus and community-wide leadership on healthy and safe lifestyle decisions concerning alcohol abuse, tobacco use, illegal drug use, unhealthy sexual practices and other high-risk behaviors. ATOD will devote the substantial portion of its resources and activities to:

  • create and foster a thriving network of institutions and young adult led peer education groups supporting health and safety initiatives,
  • empower students and administrators to voice their opinions and needs to create healthier and safer campus communities,
  • develop and promote cutting edge resources and health promotion campaigns that support peer education, campus leadership, and activism on health and safety issues,
  • provide exceptional conferencing and training opportunities for students, young adults and professionals to support health and safety strategies,
  • encourage national forums on young adult health and safety concerns,
  • promote and disseminate research and effective strategies that better help campuses and communities address health and safety issues, and
  • advocate for effective and sensible policies and practices for campus and community health and safety issues