Important Numbers and Links
Fairfield University offers a variety of resources to address student drinking, including:
The Grand Group. The Grand Group is an opportunity to explore the impact alcohol and drugs are having in a student's life. The program is offered in two or four sessions.
The Recovery Group. The Recovery Group is based on an abstinence mode for those who have decided to live a clean, sober life. Students support each other in recovery.
The Bridge Group. The Bridge Group is for those who have decided that alcohol and drug use has interfered with their health and well-being. Students help each other make healthier choices.
BASICS. BASICS is a one-to-one program that helps students look at substance abuse behavior. Choices. Choices is an alcohol education class offered on campus.
For more information about the Grand Group, the Recovery Group, the Bridge Group, and BASICS, contact Lisa Arnold, LADC, LMFT and Substance Abuse counselor at (203) 254-4166 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the Choices class, contact Pam Paulmann, MPH at email@example.com.
Campus Ministry: (203) 254-4000, ext. 2550
Counseling and Psychological Services: (203) 254-4000, ext.2146
Dean of Students: (203) 254-4000, ext. 4211
Public Safety: (203) 254-4090
Student Health Center: (203) 254-4000, ext.2241
For more information, check out these links:
- College Drinking
- High Risk Drinking in College
- Century Council: Distillers Fighting Drunk Driving & Underage Drinking
- The Gordie Foundation
- National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University
- Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth: Fact Sheets