Under the Influence is a research based prevention tool. This non-judgmental approach to alcohol prevention centers on providing participants the information they need to make healthy, low-risk alcohol choices and apply their knowledge to case studies and role plays.

The program includes these lesson topics:

  1. Self-assessment, knowledge test

  2. Discussions of tolerance, withdrawal, mixing with drugs

  3. Alcohol absorption and BAC levels

  4. Abuse and Effects on Health

  5. Exploration of health issues

  6. Discovery of perceptions, attitudes, behaviors, and choices

  7. Exploring how alcohol & drugs impact academics and social behavior

  8. Legal issues, perceptions, and state specific laws

For more information about this program, please contact Robin Burroughs Davis, Associate Dean of Students and Director of Citizenship Education.