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Adderall Epidemic On College Campus

The number of students in college that are abusing Adderall is increasing at an alarming rate. Unfortunately, it has become part of the fabric of life on modern college campuses. Adderall is a combination of dextroamphetamine and amphetamine. It is a central nervous system stimulant that affects the brain and the nerves contributing to impulse… Continue Reading

College Violence: Students On Campus Are Under Attack

College campuses should be a safe environment where students come together to share ideas as well as learn. But, unfortunately, higher learning institutions are not exempt from violence. Horrific acts like those of mass shootings do bring the subject of violence on campuses to the forefront. However, it is not just guns that are a… Continue Reading

Guide: How To Set Up College Recovery Programs

Successful college recovery programs require the following assets to fully support students during their recovery, according to the 2015 Collegiate Recovery Asset Survey. Although people in recovery learn to manage various mental and emotional problems, college students have additional stress. Getting Started Critical to implementing college recovery programs is the ability of the college to… Continue Reading

Binge Drinking- Clear Sign Of An Alcohol Problem

Binge drinking is the act of excessive episodic drinking to the point where one gets a hangover for a few days. It is the rapid consumption of alcohol within a limited time frame to get drunk. The NIAAA defines binge drinking as a pattern of drinking that brings a person’s blood alcohol concentration (BAC) to… Continue Reading