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Periodically we are asked to present to campus organizations, residence halls, or other groups on a variety of topics. Some of those topics are included below. If you would like to request one of these workshops, or have an idea about another topic, please contact John Watson, Director of Alcohol, Other Drug, and Health Education, by phone at (215) 895-2049 or e-mail him at

Workshop Topics

Do You Ever

This is an interactive workshop designed to address facts, myths, risks associated with low/high risk and legal illegal alcohol use – good for exploring basic information and ways to be compliant with the law, safe and responsible at any point in a students career at Drexel.

Alcohol, Hazing and You

This workshop looks at the variety of experiences and activities that could be considered hazing under the laws in PA and the rules at Drexel. We get into some additional facts as well as in interactive discussion of how groups can bond…within the rules. Good for any group that wishes to engage in bonding activities.

The Truth About Addictions

This workshop offers a broad overview of what adduction looks like and how one may help a student about whom they have concerns. This ranges from alcohol, other drug, to food, gambling, sex and other additive behaviors.

The Drug Deal

In the workshop, we look specifically at the misuse and abuse of illegal drugs and the related consequences, how to say no, and how/when to get help.

Before the Lights Go Out

In this workshop we address sexual responsibility – how to navigate a sexual experience of any kind in a responsible and respectful manner as well as addressing some of the potential risks of sexual behavior – STIs, Pregnancy, etc and how to avoid and eliminate them all together.