Initiatives

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Alcohol & Other Drugs

Health Promotion and Wellness's Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) sector utilizes evidence-based programs and best practices to address substance use at Mississippi State University.

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Collegiate Recovery

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Coordinated Community Response

The Coordinated Community Response is a member coalition seeking to serve the Mississippi State University campus and community of Starkville in prevention of dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking through education, awareness, and advocacy efforts.

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Healthy Dawgs

Healthy Dawgs is a peer-to-peer outreach program committed to encouraging our students to achieve overall health and well-being.

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Mental Health

Anxiety and depression are the most common mental health issues affecting college students. Students do not have to suffer in silence, help is available and easy to access.

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Mothering Rooms

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Nutrition

A balanced diet is an important part of college success and contributes to both short- and long-term health.

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Partners in Prevention

The MCPP is a connected group of higher education professionals who address health and safety issues on our various campuses.

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Physical Activity

Research shows that regular physical activity can improve intellectual capabilities and reduce stress. Physical activity includes more than just running on a treadmill.

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Sexual Assault & Violence Prevention

Violence Prevention promotes healthy consensual relationships, educates students about their role in the prevention of violence, and challenges cultural attitudes and beliefs that contribute to violence.

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Sexual Health

The Health Promotion & Wellness Department provides comprehensive sexual and reproductive health education for students.