Services for students and employees
Alabama A & M University supports and sponsors programs aimed at preventing student and employee alcohol and other drug impairment problems.
The AAMU Wellness Connection, a department of the Student Health Service, offers confidential alcohol and other drug counseling to AAMU students with screening, evaluation, referral and follow-up. Supportive recovery assistance is available. The University employs a certified Drug and Alcohol Counseler. In addition, the AAMU Wellness Connection offers peer education programs and professional staff education workshops on issues relating to substance abuse prevention as well as intervention.
AAMU Counseling Center also offers counseling to students.
AAMU Human Resources contracts with Blue Cross Blue Shields Healthcare to offer employee assistance services to AAMU employees, including supervisory and employee educational training regarding substance abuse issues and confidential counseling services with diagnostic assessments