Signs of Alcohol Problems
If you're like most college
students you probably believe you'll never become alcoholic. If
you use alcohol you probably think, "I can handle it - no problem."
Yet, more than 50% of college students who do drink experience some
significant problem or problems related to their drinking.
And all college students experience problems
related to other students' abuse of alcohol. You,
yourself, may even have early signs of alcohol abuse. You
can take a self-test
to find out.
You may be surprised
to learn that approximately 15% or more of college students abuse
alcohol at levels that indicate a significant alcohol abuse problem.
Find out about the symptoms of Alcohol
Abuse or Alcohol Dependence.
Even if you seldom drink
there are some things you should know about the dangers
associated with alcohol use on college campuses that may
have a substantial impact on your health and success as a student.
and frequent binge drinkers are even more likely to experience
serious problems associated with the misuse and abuse of alcohol.
there are special concerns regarding consumption of alcohol you
If you're concerned about
your own use of alcohol or a friend's use and want help deciding
what to do next, consider contacting either the University
Counseling Center or the Office
of Alcohol and Drug Education.
Use and Abuse Tutorial: