ERIC Number: EJ917981
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 47
Supporting Students in Recovery on College Campuses: Opportunities for Student Affairs Professionals
Perron, Brian E.; Grahovac, Ivana D.; Uppal, Joseph S.; Granillo, Teresa M.; Shutter, Jamie; Porter, Carolyn A.
Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, v48 n1 p47-64 2011
Despite the significant attention that drugs and alcohol receive on college campuses, few resources and supports are available to students who are recovering from an addiction. Student affairs professionals are uniquely positioned to support these students with a variety of strategies. This article summarizes what is currently known about college students in recovery and ways that student affairs professionals can help build an infrastructure of formal and informal supports for this underserved and at-risk student population.
Descriptors: Campuses, Student Personnel Workers, Student Personnel Services, Educational Opportunities, Drug Addiction, Outcomes of Treatment, Change Strategies, At Risk Students, Drug Rehabilitation, Caseworker Approach, Student Characteristics, Sustainability, Barriers
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