Problem Drinking Prevention

Eugene Springfield Prevention Coalition

Eugene Springfield Prevention Coalition

Who we are The Eugene Springfield Prevention Coalition is a group of community partners working to proactively address substance abuse in Eugene and Springfield. We do this through: The promotion of positive norms and community standards Healthy youth and family development Advocacy and education The ESPC is focused on reducing alcohol, marijuana and other drug use […]

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Suicide Prevention

After A Suicide – Postvention

After A Suicide – Postvention

Postvention refers to programs and interventions for survivors following a death by suicide. These activities help alleviate the suffering and emotional distress of suicide survivors and help prevent suicide contagion. (Preventing Suicide:  A Toolkit for High Schools, Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 2012 Resources After a Suicide:  A Toolkit for Schools, Suicide Prevention […]

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Problem Gambling Prevention

Blurry Lines Between Gaming and Gambling: Info for Educators

Blurry Lines Between Gaming and Gambling: Info for Educators

Have you heard any of your students talking about fantasy sports, “skins,” or online poker? From phones to laptops to tablets, electronic gaming is more accessible than ever.  Within this world, lines can be pretty blurry between gaming and gambling when someone pays for extra “lives” or bonuses on gaming apps. Most people don’t even […]

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Mental Health Promotion

Mind Your Mind Project

Mind Your Mind Project

Thanks to everyone who participated in Mind Your Mind Month!  For ideas on how to “mind your mind” everyday, go to: www.mindyourmindproject.org  

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Tobacco Prevention

Fundamentals of Tobacco Treatment

Fundamentals of Tobacco Treatment

This two-day training provides an overview of concepts and practices fundamental to tobacco treatment. It includes a review of tobacco addiction, motivational interviewing and counseling skills, pharmacotherapy, treatment interventions, assessment, and e-cigarettes.  It is a good fit for all practitioners looking to obtain a foundational grasp of tobacco treatment knowledge and skills. (12 CEU hours […]

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Other Recent Posts

Classroom Management Tools

| November 17, 2017

Classroom Management Tools The following are tools that help teachers gain classroom teaching time by keeping students on track and making the transitions quicker. Unified Vision Board Beat the Timer Tailored Consequences (Pre-Determined) Direct Praise Notes Random Names Reminders These tools can be used to help you and your students manage your days: Unified Vision […]

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2017 NYCPG Annual Conference on Problem Gambling  – Materials from Julie Hynes

2017 NYCPG Annual Conference on Problem Gambling – Materials from Julie Hynes

| November 16, 2017

Welcome, NYCPG Conference attendees! Hope you enjoy the conference! Please find below some of the material shared at the conference. Our stuff is your stuff! Just keep in mind that the presentations shared here are Creative Commons copyrighted, so please click the link for info; we are happy to share resources at no cost to […]

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Julie Hynes, MA, RD, CPS

Julie Hynes, MA, RD, CPS

| November 14, 2017

Sr. Community Health Analyst, Intern and Volunteer Supervisor Contact: [email protected] | 541.682.3928 Julie has over 15 years of experience in addictions prevention and program coordination. Her passions include community education, leadership development, media and public policy. Active on local and national levels, one of Julie’s key functions has been coordinating PreventionLane’s  problem gambling prevention program. Julie is […]

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