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Prevention Basics 101

Join us as we discuss the basics of substance use prevention and how to implement substance use prevention strategies in your community.

About this event

Program Summary:

The Prevention Basics training, which is a collaboration between the Southeast PTTC and the Addiction Prevention Coalition, provides an overview of the key concepts in substance use and misuse prevention. Participants will be introduced to concepts of the public health approach to prevention, the continuum of care and the role of coalitions and providers in community-based prevention efforts. These concepts will be referenced as the participants are introduced to the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF).

Learning Objectives:

After completion of the training participants will be able to:

1) Explain substance misuse prevention.

2) Describe the public health approach to prevention.

3) Determine where strategies and initiatives “fall” along the continuum of care.

4) Discuss how substance use prevention is informed by the research on risk and protective factors

CE Credit Information:

2.4 Contact Hours approved by Alabama Board of Nursing. Provider Number: ABNP1557

2 Contact Hours approved by the Alabama Board of Social Work. Provider Number: 0687

2 Contact Hours approved by the NBCC. NBCC ACEP Number: 7182.

Addiction Prevention Coalition has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7182. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Addiction Prevention Coalition is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

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