Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion

Podcast – The Prevention Space: Clarifying the Role of Professionals in the Workforce

Scope of Practice is a podcast series hosted by Jeffrey Quamme. Through this series, Jeffrey shares conversations with subject matter experts, journalists, individuals in recovery, practitioners, educators, and others with a direct connection to the field of addiction... read more

Podcast – The Prevention Space: Clarifying the Role of Professionals in the Workforce

Scope of Practice Podcast, 2021 Podcast hosts talk with Sandra DelSesto (RI), a national leader in the development of the role delineation and training for prevention professionals, and Scott Gagnon, Director of the New England Prevention Technology Transfer Center... read more

Recorded Webinar – Power Prism 101: Effective Advocacy for Community Change

The RIPRC and The American Heart Association, August 2021 This is a recording of the RIPRC’s Power Prism 101 training, which was presented by Lori Fresina and Terra Hall of the American Heart Association on August 10th, 2021. Viewers can expect a lively and... read more

The Role of Adverse Childhood Experiences in Substance Misuse and Related Behavioral Health Problems

SAMHSA’s Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies, June 2018 Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are stressful or traumatic events, including abuse and neglect. They may also include household dysfunction, such as witnessing domestic violence or... read more

Planning and Implementing Policy, Enforcement, and Media Strategies: A User Guide

Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network, October 2020 This User Guide offers substance misuse prevention professionals working in agencies and coalitions a set of practical tools to support the implementation of three foundational environmental prevention... read more

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