Substance Use Prevention and Intervention in College Health Settings

Ann Sesti, MA, NCC, LPC

Substance abuse issues are often cited as the number one problem on college campuses.

The Monitoring the Future study reports that 79 percent of college students have used alcohol, as well as a general increase in other drug use once students get to college. The current increase in opioid use and overdose poses great concern. This program will explore the tactics college administrators can employ to address the issues, including the offering of Narcan to try to curb the problem.