The Recovery Resource Hub is a project of Capacitype & Transforming Youth Recovery dedicated to ending the addiction crisis in our country by providing quick and easy access to information that can transform a struggling life into a thriving life.

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Supporting students in recovery on college campuses: Opportunities for student affairs professionals. Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 48(1), 47–64 In this article, the authors draw on the best available research from the fields of addictions, public health, and education, as well as our professional experience to summarize what is known about students in…

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Substance Abuse Recovery in College explains in authoritative detail what collegiate recovery communities are, the types of services they provide, and their role in the context of campus life, with extended examples from Texas Tech University’s influential CSAR (Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery) program.

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To build community capacity for helping students in recovery thrive in the fullness of the college experience, this research suggests, when starting to serve and support college students in recovery, there are 11 community-based assets that one should emphasize. Then, over time, one should continue to leverage as many of the 27 remaining community-based assets…

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Increasing numbers of teens are using prescription and over-the-counter medications to get high. Many parents and caregivers don’t know enough about this problem, and many teens don’t understand the dangers. Prescription for Disaster: How Teens Abuse Medicine is a guide that helps parents and caregivers understand and identify the medications teens are abusing. An invaluable…

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There has been dramatic growth in the development of collegiate recovery programs and communities (CRPs) over the last five years (Laudet, Harris, Kimball, Winter, & Moberg, 2014). The rapid growth in CRP development has made it difficult to identify consistent guidelines for what constitutes an established CRP, as opposed to an emerging collegiate recovery program…

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The research undertaken by Transforming Youth Recovery for the 2017 Census and Definitions for Recovery Support in Higher Education includes activities intended to update definitions and descriptions for the services and resources that directly support students in recovery at institutions of higher education. A census was undertaken to ascertain the number of institutions offering services…

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