Help is available both on campus and within the community for students and staff members who are dependent on, or who abuse the use of alcohol or other drugs. Dominican University Wellness Center (708-524-6229), Lincoln Financial Group Employee Assistance Program at, and other professional agencies will maintain the confidentiality of persons seeking help for personal dependency and will not report them to institutional or state authorities. The Dean of Students and Human Resources provides educational and awareness programming, information, and assistance.

Wellness Center Resources
Lower Level Coughlin Hall.  708-524-6229  

Alcohol and Drug Prevention Screening and Intervention Packet: 
The DU Wellness accepts referrals from all departments to help students with education, prevention, screening and treatment for additions of all types.  

Here are some of our tools and resources.
SASSI:  Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory is a psychological exam used to detect alcohol, drugs or Rx drug abuse, to distinguish between that and other psychological disorders and to evaluate severity. 
Clinical Exam: CADC (Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor) Psychologist administers these instruments as well as a thorough clinical interview.  During that exam alcohol education and prevention messages are provided to students at all levels of severity and risk. 

Treatment Protocols:  The Wellness Center partners with many community partners in caring for students who need inpatient detox, Intensive Outpatient intervention, combination and other recovery and mental health services.  

Athletic Department 708-524-6323
Athletic Trainer 708-521-6226
Campus Safety 708-524-5999
Dean of Students 708-524-6822
Employee Assistance Program
Human Resources 708-524-6790
Student Life – Housing 708-524-6218
Wellness Center 708-524-6229

Ascension Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital
Offers support for mental health conditions, such as alcohol or substance abuse disorders. Provides inpatient care for mental health conditions and also provides a partial day program with outpatient services.

Rosecrance Multi-site services focused on recovery. 40 locations in Chicago and Northern Illinois, Wisconsin and Iowa, Rosecrance offers comprehensive addiction services for adolescents and adults, including prevention, intervention, detoxification, inpatient and outpatient treatment, experiential therapies, dual-diagnosis care and family education. Rosecrance also offers high-quality, efficient and effective outpatient mental health services for children, adults and families through a variety of programs.  

Thrive Counseling Center Free screening for alcohol and drug abuse on Thursdays through Rosecrance 708-383-7500  

Local Police Department – Emergency 911Local Police Department – Non - Emergency 708-366-7125

County Sheriff’s Office – Emergency 911
County Sheriff’s Office – Non-Emergency (773) 674-CCSO

Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office (312) 603-1880