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Support for Addiction Recovery at Penn State

Are you or someone you know recovering from addiction? Penn State has resources to support you in your recovery journey. 

Collegiate Recovery Community

The Penn State Collegiate Recovery Community is a program that supports students in recovery from alcohol and other substance use disorders by providing ongoing support for major lifestyle changes, a commitment to help students in recovery find success at Penn State, and a community that reinforces healthy and sustainable habits of mind, body, and spirit. Collegiate Recovery Community has two affiliated organizations to provide support. In addition, they offer addiction recovery housing on campus, peer-support seminars, and 12-step groups

Counseling Services and SMART Recovery Group

Penn State Counseling and Psychological Services offers individual short-term counseling and referral services as well as group counseling, including the SMART Recovery drop-in group during the academic year.