b'independently while on leave.Again, protocols for formalizing such arrangements will vary as will a faculty members ability to support such a request. A well-planned medical leave of absence can make a significant difference in the life of a student.Faculty members can support this process by learning more about campus protocols and requirements and encouraging students to make the best possible use of the time away from campus. Resources: Waist-High in the World: A Life Among the Nondisabled. Mairs, Nancy. 1996. Breathing Space. Mitman, Gregg. 2007. Worlds Best Anatomical Chart: A Collection of 37 Medical School Quality Human Anatomy Charts in a Handy Desk-Sized Format. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2000.THE STUDENT WHO ABUSES SUBSTANCES Students who abuse alcohol or other drugs cause significant problems for themselves and those around them. Alcohol is a commonly used substance among college and university students and accounts for many substance-related problems on campuses.Although use of prescription stimulants (such as Adderall or Ritalin) is frequently written about in the popular press, thisGeneral Concerns141'