Student Recreation and Wellness Center

HYPER: Helping Young People Experience Recovery at UNLV

What
Peer support group for UNLV students in any stage of recovery. Based upon 12-step & harm reduction principles.
Not
A formal AA or NA meeting, professional counseling or a replacement for addiction treatment program.
Why
College can be a stressful and you may need help staying sober. Join us and socialize with other students interested in sober fun.
When/Where
Meetings are held weekly in Student Recreation and Wellness Center Room 1010 on Thursdays at 1 pm to 2 pm.
Topics for spring semester (to be discussed during meetings)

Stress management, relationships, how to support those in recovery, and yoga

Mission

H.Y.P.E.R. at UNLV is designed to create a supportive environment where students in recovery can continue long-term recovery, interact socially, excel academically, and be of maximum service to the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and the local, state, and national community.

Regular Peer-Support Meetings

Face to face weekly recovery meetings. We discuss relevant topics and allow time for member sharing and support. Feel free to bring your lunch!

Meeting Guidelines & Flow

If you need to talk with someone, call or stop in our Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) office at 702-895-3627 or 1st floor of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center.

How to Join the Student Organization

  • Login to MyUNLV.
  • Click on "UNLV Involvement Center" on the bottom left.
  • Click on "Organizations".
  • Locate HYPER and add yourself!

Contact Us

Email

hyper@unlv.edu

Website

http://unlv.collegiatelink.net/organization/HYPER