Problem Drinking Prevention

Alcohol and Events

Alcohol and Events

  Steps to Prevent Underage Drinking and Intoxication at Community Events & Festivals Planning & Promotion Fence the Alcohol Service Area. Restrict alcohol sales to a designated location where underage youth are not allowed. Use Wristbands. Wristbands easily identify people who are 21 and older. IDs should still be checked when purchasing alcohol. Post Visible Signs. […]

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Suicide Prevention

Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings/Events

Mental Health Promotion & Suicide Prevention Trainings/Events

Learn more about helping those who might be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health or suicidal crisis.   Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Eight-hour training to help the public identify, understand and respond to signs of various mental health problems; 12 Human Resource Management credits In this course, you will learn: […]

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Problem Gambling Prevention

2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

March was Problem Gambling Awareness Month — but it’s always a good time “have the conversation.” Click here for middle school art search information Click here for youth/young adult video contest information NEW radio PSA on fantasy sports/sports betting! This PSA is airing on Eugene-area radio stations from the last week of March through the last week […]

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Mental Health Promotion

Workplace Mental Health

Workplace Mental Health

Employee mental wellness is just as important as physical wellness in creating and maintaining a healthy, safe and productive workplace.  Key to achieving this is creating a workplace environment that promotes mental wellness, supports employees’ efforts to maintain their mental health, and encourages help-seeking when needed. Unfortunately, 60% of Americans cited work as very/somewhat significant […]

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Other Drug Prevention

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Prescription Drug Take Back Event April 30th  The Drug Enforcement Administration and the Lane County Sheriff’s Office will partner April 30th for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. The take-back event will […]

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School-Based Prevention

The Good Behavior Game

The Good Behavior Game

The Good Behavior Game (GBG) is a research-based behavior management model that increases student academic time by decreasing disruptive behaviors. Through the Good Behavior Game, students work together, as members of teams, to create a positive learning environment by self-monitoring their own behavior as well as that of their classmates. Teachers use the GBG during the regular school day.

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Other Recent Posts

GBG Kernels

| March 30, 2016

The PAX Good Behavior Game (GBG) uses a variety of different kernels to create an effective behavior modification environment, each one adding more and more success to the classroom. Kernels are essentially the core of the GBG, without them there can be little success to behavior improvement.   As a teacher who uses the PAX […]

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Join the prevention team – we’re hiring!

Join the prevention team – we’re hiring!

| March 26, 2016

Community Health Analyst 1 – Tobacco Prevention Description This position will be responsible for working collaboratively with the other members of the Lane County Prevention program, primarily with the tobacco prevention team on tobacco prevention activities such as tobacco retail licensing policies, tobacco free public spaces policies and establishing opportunities for tobacco cessation (does not […]

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Consent Release

| March 23, 2016

Thank you for being a part of advancing prevention efforts in Lane County! Parents/guardians, we request that you complete the following form to allow your minor under 18 years old to participate.

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