Wellness Promotion and the UAB Collegiate Recovery Community are constantly striving to foster an environment where students in or seeking recovery feel accepted by their peers, are encouraged to share about their recovery, feel comfortable asking for help, and are celebrated by the UAB community. By becoming a Recovery Ally, you are declaring that you embody these ideals.

This training is recommended for any UAB student or staff/faculty member interested in becoming a Recovery Ally and broadening their understanding of substance use disorders and life in recovery. This 60 minute training will be led by a Wellness Promotion staff member, a trained student, or a trained Recovery Ally.

Each training will cover:

  • A high level overview of substance use disorders and recovery
  • Substance Use Disorders and Recovery on the college campus
  • Recovery friendly language
  • Referrals to the Collegiate Recovery Community
  • How you can be involved!