Explore your choices with McWell.
The topic for Spring Break & Beyond this week is "Being Well" and we're emphasizing tips to reduce risk and keep yourself safer if you choose to drink. Check out an image of the postcard below and stop by McWell this week to collect one! We also offer great resources and services related to substance use risk reduction. Here's a quick sampling:
Alcohol screenings: One-on-one alcohol screenings include a brief conversation with Mara Trionfero, one of the McWell Assistant Directors, to discuss risk reduction and subsequent alcohol education.
BASICS: BASICS, Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students, is a nationally recognized best practice tool for alcohol interventions with multiple research studies supporting its effectiveness. BASICS is delivered in a 1:1 educational intervention model rooted in harm reduction that emphasizes personal responsibility and self-efficacy.
Alcohol eCheckUpToGo: The Alcohol eCheckUpToGo is an interactive web survey that allows you to enhance your overall well-being through risk reduction around alcohol. You'll enter information about your drinking patterns and receive feedback about your use of alcohol to use to make healthier choices.
Marajuana eCheckUpToGo: The Marijuana eCheckUpToGo is an interactive web survey that allows you to enhance your overall well-being through risk reduction around marijuana. The Marijuana eCheckUpToGo provides you with personalized feedback.
If you'd like more information, visit our substance use risk reduction website page here.