Some parents have a noticed a trend in Halloween drinking memes on social media.
Oct
30
2014
With the trick-or-treating and costumes, Halloween is supposed to mainly be for the kids, right? Well, this Yahoo! Parenting story notes it’s become a recent trend that parents are posting...
VSAP is committed to helping college students realize the issue of college binge drinking during National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week.
Oct
24
2014
The University of Central Missouri is committed to be a partner for positive change when it comes to alcohol abuse prevention and positive health promotion. The office of Violence and Substance Abuse...
Harvard University offered college students eight tips for being more party savvy this fall.
Oct
23
2014
Earlier this month, Harvard University's Drug & Alcohol Peer Advisors (DAPAs), which is made up of "a select group of student-leaders who have been trained to educate their peers on...
Responsibility.org will be working with the Medical Amnesty Initiative to ensure teens can get the help they need when alcohol is involved.
Oct
22
2014
In 2008, Carson Starkey was compelled to drink large quantities of alcohol during a fraternity initiation ritual. His fraternity brothers placed him in a car and headed to the hospital when he...
This week is dedicated to fighting alcohol over-consumption on college campuses.
Oct
20
2014
By Dr. Ann Quinn-Zobeck, Senior Director for BACCHUS Initiatives and Training National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW) has been celebrated on campuses across the U.S. for more than 25...
Oct
01
2014
When it comes to underage drinking, some parents take their good intentions and place them at odds with what they know to be good parenting. This latest data about the effects of social hosting...
Sep
26
2014
The shorter the time between a teen’s first drink and the first time they get drunk, the greater the risk of binge drinking during adolescence, according to a new study. "Our research...
1.525 million fewer American youth reported drinking in 2013 than in 2003, according to the latest data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, which was released Thursday, September 4, 2014.
Sep
09
2014
Parents, keep up the great work. By all measures, alcohol consumption in the past month is down according to the most recent available federal data. SAMHSA released an Overview of Findings from the...
Dr. Hans House discusses the issue of college binge drinking & alcohol over-consumption on college campuses.
Aug
29
2014
Across this nation, many college campuses will celebrate the end of August with the onset of football season.  Usually, this coincides with the beginning of classes.  This is true at the...
Indiana state Senator Jim Merritt today announced his lifeline law to combat underage drinking and alcohol-related emergency room visits on college campuses.
Aug
25
2014
When young people begin college, they are given newfound freedoms. But those freedoms come along with new risks, including the temptation to abuse alcohol. Today, about 40 percent of college students...

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