FSC counselor participates
national meeting on substance abuse prevention
LAKELAND, Fla. (Oct. 14,
2003) - Tom Hall, counselor and coordinator of the Alcohol and Other
Drug Prevention program at FSC, will participate in a presentation
at the U.S. Department of Education's 17th Annual Meeting on Alcohol
and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Prevention in Higher Education
(AODV). The conference takes place Oct. 16-19 in Austin, Texas.
Hall and representatives from three Florida universities will present
a workshop, "Creating Statewide Change in the Culture of High-Risk
Drinking: The Florida Higher Education Alliance for Substance Abuse
Prevention (FHE ASAP)." The hands-on practical workshop will describe
the history, mission, objectives, and plans, as well as prevention
techniques and strategies used by FHE ASAP.
Other presenters include:
Dr. Barry M. Gregory
is the Assistant Director of Counseling and Director of Substance
Abuse Prevention and Research Programs at Florida Atlantic University.
is Director of Alcohol & Other Drug Programming in Student
Development and Enrollment Services at University of Central
Michael P. Smith
is Executive Director of The Florida Center for Tobacco Education
at Florida State University
About Florida Southern
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.