Alcohol Information

 

The CSUB Alcohol and Drug Education Committee has many resources available for alcohol use and abuse. The Committee has a resource room with items such as cd-roms, brochures, flyers, DVD’s, VHS tapes and interactive activities. Please contact Erika Delamar at 661-654-3453 for more information.

 

In addition, you can find many useful resources online. Below is a partial list of the many online resources about alcohol. We hope that your thirst for this knowledge will help you make responsible choices.

 

Please note that these are links to other websites. CSUB Alcohol and Drug Education Committee is not responsible for the accuracy or opinions contained in these sites. When you visit the following websites you will be leaving CSUB Alcohol and Drug Education Committee and a new window will open.

Alcoholics Anonymous
The worldwide fellowship of sober alcoholics, whose recover is based on twelve steps.

 

Alcoholics Anonymous of Kern County

The worldwide fellowship of sober alcoholics, whose recover is based on twelve steps.

Al-Anon/Alateen
A world-wide directory of Ala-Anon information services and offices.

American Medical Association
The website offers lots of information on alcohol as well as features "A Matter of Degree: The National Effort to Reduce High-Risk Drinking Among College Students."

American Society of Addictive Medicine
The nation's medical specialty society dedicated to be educating physicians and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addictions.

Bacchus-Gamma Peer Education Network
An international student organization with over 800 affiliates at institutions of higher education. Focuses on the development of positive lifestyles and decision making skills through education.

Center for Alcohol Marketing and Youth at Georgetown University
The center monitors the marketing practices of the alcohol industry to focus attention and action on industry practices that jeopardize the health and safety of America's youth.

Center for Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws
The Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center was established by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (within the U.S. Department of Justice) to support its Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws Program.

 

The Century Council

The Century Council is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting drunk driving and underage drinking.

Core Institute
Website is of program at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. The Core Institute is the leading research, assessment and development organization serving alcohol and drug prevention programs across the nation.

 

Do It Now Foundation

Do It Now is a nonprofit publisher of alcohol, substance abuse, and health. Their target audiences include middle school, high school and college students and their families.

 

FACE

FACE is a national non-profit organization that supports sensible alcohol practices through the development of messages, strategies and training designed to create public awareness about the connection between alcohol and critical public health issues.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Database
The Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Center for Excellence is a project of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

 

Grants.gov

Grants.gov is a government agency that provides a simple, unified electronic storefront for interactions between grant applicants and the federal agencies that manage grant funds.

Harvard School of Public Health, College Alcohol Study
Data and articles from the College Alcohol Study from 1993 to the present. Evaluation information of A Matter of Degree.

Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention
Comprehensive higher education links to drug and alcohol resources. Source for environmental prevention strategies in the college setting, evaluation, engaging college presidents in alcohol issues, conducting environmental assessment, etc.

How Alcohol Works!
Even though you have seen the physical and behavioral changes, you might wonder exactly how alcohol works on the body to produce those effects. What is alcohol? How does the body process it? How does the chemistry of alcohol work on the chemistry of the brain? In this article, we will examine all of the ways in which alcohol affects the human body.

 

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

MADD has information about drinking and driving and underage drinking. 1-800-GET-MADD

National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University is a national organization, which brings together under one roof all the professional disciplines needed to study and combat abuse of all substances - alcohol, nicotine, illegal drugs, prescription drugs, performance enhancing drugs - in all sectors of society.

 

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI) is an excellent resource for the most current and comprehensive information about substance abuse prevention and treatment. NCADI is one of the largest federal clearinghouses, offering more than 500 items, including the latest studies and surveys, guides, videocassettes, and other information and materials on substance abuse from various agencies; the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor, the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

National Commission Against Drunk Driving
A non-profit organization of private and public sector leaders dedicated to minimizing the human and economic losses from drinking and driving.

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
An organizational overview and a look back at our efforts to reduce stigma and to educate Americans that alcoholism and other drug addictions are preventable and treatable.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National data base on alcohol.

Outside The Classroom, Inc.
Outside The Classroom is a Boston-based educational company that delivers online health solutions to colleges and universities throughout the country.

 

Promising Practices: Campus Alcohol Strategies

Promising Practices: Campus Alcohol Strategies strives to reduce alcohol related problems among college and university students by motivating institutions of higher education to share their resources and strategies. Resulting from national solicitations, the project’s sourcebook incorporates a wide range of strategies designed to assist campuses in their efforts to prevent or reduce alcohol-related problems.

Straight Talk on Alcohol and Other Drugs
Various chapters on why we use alcohol and other drugs to what you can do if there is a problem. This is a Website designed for college students.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Which works to improve the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death and disability and from substance abuse.

U.S. Department of Education's Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Prevention
This is an international, non-profit organization with more than 335 projects dedicated to enhancing learning, promoting health, and fostering a deeper understanding of the world.

University of Michigan Institute for Social Research, Monitoring the Future (MTF), National Results on Adolescent Drug Use
This report, tracking behavior and perceptions of 8th, 10th and 12th graders, appears annually, in December. Also has data on college students.

University of Minnesota, Alcohol Epidemiology Program
Alcohol policies in the U.S., research articles on adolescent drinking, community organizing efforts, community prevention trials, alcohol-involved traffic crashes, training of alcohol outlet managers and servers, natural experiments with changes in state and local alcohol policies, and public opinion surveys.