Center for Health Education & Wellness


Online Resources

Online Resources

Alcohol, Drug, and Behavioral Resources

Health and Safety Resources


Alcohol, Drug, and Behavioral Resources


CollegeDrinkingPrevention.gov – Changing the Culture – College Drinking: Changing the Culture is a resource for comprehensive research-based information on issues related to alcohol abuse and binge drinking among college students.

Drug Abuse.com – Coalition against drug abuse: If you need help in overcoming addiction, call 1-800-943-0566.

Higher Education Case Management Association – The Higher Education Case Management Association (HECMA) is the founding national organization for professionals providing case management services within the post-secondary education environment. HECMA keeps members current on resources, promotes best practices, develops research, and works toward the advancement of higher education case management standards.

 

The Higher Education Center – The Higher Education Center helps campuses and communities address problems of alcohol, other drugs, and violence by identifying effective strategies and programs based upon the best prevention science.

 

National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism – The National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) provides leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems through research coordination, collaboration and dissemination of research findings.

 

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – The Substance and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) works to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.  The Disaster Distress Helpline is a free, confidential, and multilingual crisis support service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via telephone (1-800-985-5990) and SMS (Text “TalkWithUs” to 66746 or for Spanish-speakers, Text “Hablanos” to 66746) for anyone experiencing psychological distress as a result of this tragedy.  Callers are connected to trained and caring professionals from crisis counseling centers in the network for counseling, referrals and other support services that may be needed.  For more information, please visit the SAMHSA DTAC website.  You can also contact SAMHSA DTAC by e-mailing DTAC@samhsa.hhs.gov or calling the toll-free hotline at 1-800-308-3515.

 

SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices – SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) is a searchable online registry of more than 230 interventions supporting mental health promotion, substance abuse prevention and mental health and substance abuse treatment. NREPP connects members of the public to intervention developers in order to learn how to implement these approaches in their communities.

 

Tennessee Independent College and University Association – The Tennessee Independent College and University Association (TICUA) engages Tennessee’s private colleges and universities to work collaboratively in areas of public policy, cost containment, and professional development to better serve the state and its citizens.

 


 

Health and Safety Resources


Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics – The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association) is committed to improving the nation’s health and advancing the profession of dietetics through research, education and advocacy.

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works collaboratively to create the expertise, information and tools that people and communities need to protect their health.

 

Coalition for Healthy and Safe Campus Communities – The Coalition for Health and Safe Campus Communities (CHASCo) is a Tennessee organization proactively addressing issues of alcohol, other drugs and violence in order to promote healthy and safe campus environments.

 

National Eating Disorders Association – The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) supports individuals and families affected by eating disorders, and serves as a catalyst for prevention, cures and access to quality care.

 

National Sleep Foundation – The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) is an independent nonprofit organization whose objectives are to improve public health and safety by achieving understanding of sleep and sleep disorders, and to support sleep-related education, research and advocacy.

 

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