Substance Education

The Colonial Health Center provides various educational programs and resources to equip students with the knowledge they need to make informed, healthy decisions regarding substance use. Students can participate in group workshops, one on one meetings that provide personalized feedback and/or group counseling sessions to learn about how substance use impacts the body and to develop strategies for reducing their risk for negative consequences due to use. 

We offer the following:


One on one meetings:

Counseling groups:


In addition to providing educational opportunities for students to learn about substance use, the Colonial Health Center encourages all George Washington University (GW) community members to familiarize themselves with university policies and laws related to alcohol and other drugs, including:

Policies concerning alcohol and other drugs are coordinated through the Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities.