Vanderbilt Recovery Support: Connecting Students In Nashville

Binge drinking, blacking out, experimenting with drugs—it’s all considered pretty “normal” as far as the college experience goes. Some students’ GPAs suffer as a result. Some have to drop out of school. Though it might seem simple to write this off this as excessive partying and adolescent irresponsibility, where does that leave students living with Substance Use Disorders (SUDs)? The stereotype of the hardcore partier student has made SUDs confusing to recognize and handle—for both school administrators, and the students themselves. Read more here.