Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention

We offer educational programs that are interactive and provide the latest information about alcohol and other drugs, including nicotine, marijuana, and prescription drug misuse. Presentations, peer theater performances and guest lectures are provided for student organizations and academic classes.

To request a program and for additional information about educational activities, please contact Brian Freidenberg, Ph.D., Addictive Behaviors Specialist, at 518-442-5800 or

Major Programs

[+] Alcohol Awareness Week

[+] Social Norms Campaign

[+] Middle Earth Peer Theatre and Peer Education

[+] The STEPS Comprehensive Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention Program

[+] Campus-Wide Prevention Initiatives on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse