Dominican's Student Health 101 E-Magazine
A Campus Free of Sexual Assault
Know your rights to be free from sexual assault, harassment and sex-based discrimination
The Top 5 Mental Health Problems Facing College Students
Mental health issues crop up often for students in college. It's not surprising given the multiple stressors of academic pressure, work life, personal life, adult development and finances!
Resources from the Anxiety Disorders Association of America:
Quick Anxiety Quiz:
Preventing suicide and reducing emotional distress:
Alcohol and Substance Abuse Screening and Treatment
The Wellness Center will help you evaluate your use of alcohol and other substances to determine if you need further treatment. We work with many community partners in caring for students who need Inpatient detox, Intensive Outpatient intervention, combination and other recovery and mental health services. These partners include but are not limited to:
Thrive Counseling Center
Free screening for alcohol and drug abuse on Thursdays through Rosecrance (708) 383-7500.
Multi-site services focused on recovery. 40 locations in Chicago and Northern Illinois, Wisconsin and Iowa, Rosecrance offers comprehensive addiction services for adolescents and adults, including prevention, intervention, detoxification, inpatient and outpatient treatment, experiential therapies, dual-diagnosis care and family education. Rosecrance also offers high-quality, efficient and effective outpatient mental health services for children, adults and families through a variety of programs.
Alexian Brothers Dual Diagnosis Unit
Alexian Brothers is another partner that focuses on the addiction continuum from prevention education and screening through recovery. They are specialists in dual diagnosis and process addictions (gambling, etc) They offer free evaluations.
Young people’s 12 step AA/Alanon/Alateen
These groups meet on campus and off campus.
Rethinking Drinking - Alcohol and Your Health:
How Much is Too Much?
It Gets Better - Chicago