Treatment for alcohol and drug concerns at the UCC takes a brief
motivational approach designed to increase a students desire to
make positive changes regarding his or her alcohol and drug use.
This approach emphasizes students' personal responsibility and
choices during the treatment process. Treatment often involves
once-a-week meetings, which are supplemented by weekly on and
off campus groups, for a semester or less.
Due to the brief nature
of treatment, students who require more extensive treatment than
what is offered at the UCC will be provided with referrals in
the community or in their hometown. The UCC will assist with these
The UCC offers a free assessment, to Notre Dame students, which
includes detailed feedback about one's alcohol use. This assessment
typically involve a 1-3 sessions with a therapist.
if you should get an assessment?
Take a free on-line screening!
Participate in a unique study. Injunction with Behavior Therapy
Associates the UCC is participating in a clinical trial of The