WCC is hosting Alcohol and Drug Awareness Week Monday, January 27 through Friday, January 31.
Monday, January 27, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. in Syre 105
Opiate Crisis, a talk presented by Adam Kartman, MD
Tuesday, January 28, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. in Syre 105
Film: Pleasure Unwoven (followed by discussion)
Wednesday, January 29, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. in Syre 107/108
Orcas Under the Influence: Simulation (an interactive experience using alcohol and marijuana goggles)
Thursday, January 30, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. in Syre 105
Tales from the Darkside: Two WCC students share their recovery story
The library has a number of resources to support this important topic.
This library database presents topic pages featuring viewpoints, reference, and scholarly content on various issues, including Addiction and Chemical Dependency and Alcoholism.
Another library database that includes thousands of videos. Here are their videos on the psychology sub-topic of substance abuse, including many on the opioid crisis.
For books focused on medical aspects of addiction, look upstairs in the library starting at RC 564. For addiction and drugs as societal issues, look starting at HV 4997.
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