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

2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

2017 Art Search Thank you to all students who entered the 2017 Oregon Health Authority problem gambling awareness art search. A special congratulations to Lane County student, Keira Hynes of Monroe Middle School, for her award-winning poster that was selected to be featured in the 2018 problem gambling awareness calendar! Congratulations also to Mystery P. […]

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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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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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Health Equity In Lane County

Health Equity In Lane County

| October 23, 2017

This report is the first effort in Lane County to systematically document health disparities among racial and ethnic populations and to describe the disproportionate burden of disease among communities of color. We hope it will foster dialogue and guide future public health policy and practice to enhance health equity for all. Health is a state […]

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September 29, 2017 – Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

September 29, 2017 – Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

| September 21, 2017

“I Can Take a Break” – A Message of Help and Hope for Problem Gamblers and Families Related: PGAD 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008 | 2006 | 2005 “Take A Break” campaign: Click here for information on Oregon’s “Take A Break” campaign! About Problem Gamblers Awareness Day On July 20, 1995, Robert “Bobby” Hafemann […]

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