ERIC Number: ED332582
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
[Alcohol and Drug Education Program Materials.]
Massachusetts Univ., Amherst.
This group of documents describe the University of Massachusetts/Amherst's (UMA) drug and alcohol prevention program. The Alcohol Education Program sheet describes the program's goal and objectives, lists educational programs, media efforts, community development projects and discusses assistance and referral policy. Another document states the UMA general policies regarding unlawful use of drugs or alcohol and a summary of legal sanctions under Federal and state law. The Alcoholic Beverages Policy contains general guidelines, a section on regulations which includes formal definitions of important terms, individual and group responsibility guidelines, purchasing regulations, rules and regulations for alcoholic beverages at campus functions, regulations regarding campus police and other university officers, and a section on violations. A document on the peer counseling program describes the purpose, selection and training of participants. The description of groups for adult children of alcoholics groups details the group goals, size and referral process. A description of the Athletic Health Enhancement Program covers purpose, consultation services, and referrals. The document on the Residential Education Alcohol Program, which serves students violating campus alcohol regulation, establishes objectives, identifies the target groups, and describes the referral process. The Wellness Corridor sheet describes a section of campus housing set aside for those students who have chosen not to drink or use drugs. (JB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts Univ., Amherst.
Identifiers: Children of Alcoholics; Network for Drug Free Colleges; University of Massachusetts Amherst
Note: This report is part of a collection of programs, policies and curricula developed by members of the Network of Colleges and Universities Committed to the Elimination of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, a coalition of institutions sponsored by the Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement in response to the 1989 Drug Free Schools and Communities Act. For related documents, see HE 024 527-551 and ED 313 654.