Students in violation of campus alcohol and drug policies are referred to the ATOD Program to attend the Step 1 Mandatory Class, Step 2 Counseling & Assessment, or Step 3 Appointment with Judicial Affairs.
Signs of alcohol poisoning include: choking and/or persistent vomiting; irregular breathing that is fewer than 12 breaths per minute; no breathing for 10 seconds or more and shallow breathing; the skin appears cold, clammy or bluish; and the person won’t wake up.
If someone has alcohol poisoning, call 911; DO NOT LEAVE. Stay with the person until help arrives; turn the person on his or her side; monitor breathing closely.
All students are welcome to attend the AA meetings on campus. The meetings are held every Wednesdays from 12pm-1pm in the Student Health Center, Room 268. Contact the ATOD Program at (562) 985-1732, for more information about AA meetings.
For smoking cessation, the ATOD Program offers students with a QUIT NOW! Quit Kit. The package includes information on various resources on smoking cessation methods. You may pick one up at the ATOD Program office in the SHS, Room 268.
No. Possession and consumption of alcoholic beverages is prohibited in and around the residence halls regardless of age.
The ATOD Program offers a University sanctioned and supported collegiate recovery program for students in recovery. Please see information on our website about Beach Recovery.
The use of marijuana, whether prescribed or otherwise, is prohibited on campus grounds and facilities. California State University, Long Beach, enforces all drug laws in the university community. Violations of any of the above will result in legal sanctions, university sanctions or both (California Health and Safety Code, Division 10, all, and including, Section 11357 through 11401).
The ATOD Program can provide information for Al-Anon services and locations in Long Beach and its surrounding cities.
The ATOD Program staff and peer educators offer D.A.T.E. (drug, alcohol, tobacco education) presentations on numerous Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug issues, education and prevention.
Yes, the ATOD Program welcomes students who are interested in being part of our team.