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Drug & Alcohol Abuse


Risks of Drug and Alcohol Abuse

  • Physical and psychological dependence
  • Automobile accidents
  • Impaired memory
  • Violent/aggressive behavior
  • Brain damage
  • Poor academic performance
  • Unwanted sexual activity
  • Elevated blood pressure
  • Altered perception
  • Mood disorders
  • Seizures
  • Dementia
  • Cancer
  • Death

Resources on Campus

Public Safety- 479-619-4229
Director of Student Conduct- 479-619-4315
Dean of Student's Office- 479-619-4234
Mental Health Screening Survey

Local Resources

Decision Point
Mental Health Screening Survey
Northwest Arkansas Alcoholics Anonymous
Ozark Guidance Center
Springdale Treatment Center/Riverwood Group, LLC
Vantage Point of Northwest Arkansas

Addiction Center
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institute on Drug Abuse

State Resources

Arkansas Drug Rehab and Treatment Centers

National Resources

National Institute of Health
College Drinking
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc.
National Institute on Drug Abuse