Young adults who have suffered from severe substance use disorders should not have to give up college when seeking long-term recovery. This presentation will overview the prevalence and problems associated with such use and the unique solution that collegiate recovery programs offer these young adults seeking higher education.
Tom Kimball, Ph.D.
This session offers 1.5 hours of continuing education. Your confirmation and reminder emails will provide instructions on how to obtain CE.
Session Learning Objectives:
- Understand the prevalence and problem of severe substance use disorders in emerging adult populations
- Recognize the effectiveness of peer support, particularly associated with this population
- understand that Collegiate Recovery Programs are a unique solution to helping emerging adults maintain recovery through their higher education.