Behavioral Health Among College Students Information and Resource Kit
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Youth, Youth of Transition Age
Topics: Crisis Response System, Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience, Mental Health Treatment, Self-help/Emotional Regulation, Trauma-informed
This SAMHSA kit focuses on the consequences of substance misuse among college students, including the misuse of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. It includes current data about drinking among college students explores the causes of misuse, including peer pressure, stress, social norms, and advertising messages.