Substance Treatment Services

Specialized services and programs are available if you are troubled either by your own or someone else’s use of alcohol and drugs.

Individual Services

The Counseling Center can help students turn difficulties into opportunities for personal growth. Services are confidential and there is no fee for most services.

Call 410-704-2512 to schedule an appointment today with a substance treatment counselor.

Alcohol, Tobacco, & Other Drug Abuse Prevention Center (ATOD)

The ATOD prevention center is comprised of treatment, prevention, recovery, and peer education services. For more information on substance use and abuse and resources, visit ATOD prevention center.

Group Services

Support Groups

We offer two supportive groups for students wanting to address their substance use.

NOTE: Both groups are drop-in, no appointment or referral is required to attend.

T-Break: meets Mondays at 11am and is for students who wish to reduce or stop their cannabis use.

One Less: meets Fridays at 11am and is for students who want to reduce or stop their use of alcohol.

Program Contact: Zachary Hitchens, MS, LCADC, NCC,  

Get to know your alcohol consumption habits.

Alcohol e-Check Up

Get to know your marijuana consumption habits.

Marijuana e-Check Up


Tigers in Recovery

Tigers in Recovery is the Collegiate Recovery Program (CRP) for Towson University. This program is designed to support TU students that are in or seeking recovery from substance abuse disorders. Tigers in Recovery and its programs help students have an authentic college experience while maintaining their recovery.

Towson University Policies

There are several institutional policies and codes related to substance use in place to keep the students and the campus safe. Students, faculty and staff should be familiar with the following policies and codes: