ERIC Number: EJ617644
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Evaluation of a College Policy Mandating Treatment for Students with Substantiated Drinking Problems.
Colby, John J.; Raymond, George A.; Colby, Suzanne M.
Journal of College Student Development, v41 n4 p395-404 Jul-Aug 2000
Study reports the results of two surveys in which 215 students react to a policy mandating treatment for students receiving emergency room care due to alcohol abuse. Respondents identify many drinking problems that prompt student-to-student help, and predict that the policy would discourage helping but not reduce drinking. Proposes that college officials take a harm reduction approach to drinking. (Contains 33 references and 4 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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