October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month, an observance that focuses on the role substance abuse prevention plays in promoting safe and healthy communities.  This month Albany Law School joins the effort to highlight the health risks involved with the abuse of drugs and alcohol and to provide information and resources related to the prevention and treatment of substance abuse.  Albany Law School’s Drug and Alcohol Policy

What are the health effects of alcohol and drug abuse?  Alcohol Use and Your Health

Medical Consequences of Drug Abuse

Concerned that you or a loved one has a substance abuse problem?  Rethinking Drinking

Signs and Symptoms of Drug Abuse

Looking for ways to prevent alcohol and drug abuse? Ten Tips for Prevention for Parents

Ten Tips for Prevention for Youth