The Center for Applied Research Solutions (CARS) is inviting submissions for a Coping During COVID multimedia library. Share your creativity with a selfie video message, picture of your art, video of a project you’re working on, or another form of expression that is meaningful to you. CARS will display selected stories publicly on their website and across social media in collaboration with their network of partners in mental health and the arts. CARS especially welcomes voices from diverse communities.
In a new, 3-page policy brief, Carnavale Associates makes recommendations for how prevention professionals can continue or modify their work during the pandemic. It describes short- and long-term needs for prevention, and includes a focus on the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) during the pandemic.
This event is designed for Native American and Alaska Native substance abuse prevention practitioners and those working in these communities in prevention and related disciplines. This four-day event is presented by the National American Indian and Alaska Native Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) and the California Rural Indian Health Board (CRIHB).
The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) has launched a new searchable database of research articles, media stories, factsheets, and other materials related to e-cigarettes and vaping. Users can sort the database by topic and resource type.
SAMHSA is accepting applications for 2020 Strategic Prevention Framework – Partnerships for Success (SPF-PFS) grants to prevent the onset and reduce the progression of substance abuse. SAMHSA plans to make up to 92 five-year awards to communities, states, tribes, and territories.
The STEPP webpage has been created to serve as a repository of resources that can be used by counties as they prepare to develop their strategic prevention plans.
The Center at Sierra Health Foundation announced funding available for Youth Substance Use Disorder Prevention through California Department of Health Care Services Proposition 64 funds.
January 31, 2020, Berkley California. This conference hosted by the Stanford Cannabis Awareness and Prevention Toolkit will provide workshops and keynote presentations by experts in cannabis prevention in California.
DHCS has developed new tools to help counties and providers with conducting high quality data entry with the Primary Prevention SUD Data Service (PPSDS) data entry.
November 26, 2019, 3:00pm – 4:30pm PST. Co-hosted by the Pacific Southwest PTTC & the Northwest PTTC, this webinar will provide an overview of the newly released National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s consensus report, Fostering Healthy Mental, Emotional, and Behavioral Health in Children and Youth: A National Agenda.