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Prevention Matters! Prevention Provider Training

 

 

Colorado Office of Behavioral Health
Community Prevention and Early Intervention Programs
Prevention Matters! The Key to Behavioral Health and Wellness
Prevention Providers Training –Professional Development and Training
Oct 5 - 6, 2011

 

Available Slide Presentations

 

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The Office of Behavioral Health, Community Prevention and Early Intervention Programs held its’ biennial 2-day professional development training in October for approximately 150 statewide alcohol and substance abuse prevention providers. This year’s theme, “Prevention Matters! The Key to Behavioral Health and Wellness” focused on the future directions of behavioral health prevention in alignment with mental health promotion, mental illness prevention, and integration with primary care.  For a snap shot of plenary session presentations and workshops access the available presentation files below.

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PLENARY SESSIONS:

 


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Prevention:  The State and National Perspective


The Colorado Perspective - Dr. Lisa Clements
The Office of Behavioral Health (SLIDE presentation) - Dr. Charles Smith (SLIDES AVAILABLE)   SAMHSA’s Strategic Initiatives/Prevention Goals and Objectives - Stan Paprocki (SLIDES AVAILABLE)  

 

 

Marijuana and the Adolescent User


Marijuana and the Adolescent User - Katie Wells (SLIDES AVAILABLE)

 

 

Preparing for the Tidal Wave of Change - Credentialing of Prevention Professionals

 

Preparing for the Tidal Wave of Change - Carmelita Muniz (SLIDES AVAILABLE)

Open Space Discussion - (TABLE QUESTIONNAIRE AVAILABLE)

Credentialing of Colorado Prevention Professionals - COPA IC&RC Prevention Board Survey (SLIDES AVAILABLE)

 

 

The Impending Role of Substance Abuse Prevention and Mental Health Promotion in Colorado

Health and HealthCare Reform


HealthCare Reform - Lorez Meinhold

Open Space Discussion - (TABLE QUESTIONNAIRE AVAILABLE)

 

 

Colorado Trends in Alcohol and Substance Abuse


Statewide Trends - Kristen Dixion (SLIDES AVAILABLE)

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders - Dr. Pamela Gillen

Prescription Drugs - Helen Kaupang

 

 

WORKSHOPS:


FASD - Recognition and Prevention - EIleen Bisgard (SLIDES AVAILABLE

PTSD, TBI and the Returning Veteran - Marguerite McCormack

Involving Gay and Bisexual Men in Prevention and Treatment - Deryk Sanchez Stranding (SLIDES AVAILABLE)

Prescription Drug Abuse: A Colorado Problem with Community Solutions - Jennifer Place

Preventing Burnout - Marguerite McCormack

MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) - Kara English and Larry T. Davis

SBIRT: A Small Investment with Large Returns - Leigh Fischer (SLIDES AVAILABLE)  

 

 

PROGRAM BOOKLET:
 

Colorado Office of Behavioral Health Community Prevention and Early Intervention Programs, 2011 Prevention Provider Trainer-Professional Development, “Prevention Matters! The Key to Behavioral Health and Wellness”, October 5th & 6th Program Booklet (BOOKLET AVAILABLE)