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‘App’rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable

| April 13, 2015

Welcome to participants of the  2015 Massachusetts Conference on Gambling Problems! Thank you so much for your time and energy at the conference! View the presentation below. Additional questions? Feel free to touch base with Julie Hynes (Julie.Hynes [at] co.lane.or.us). App-rehensive: The Blurring Lines of Games and Gambling, and Protecting Our Most Vulnerable | Julie Hynes […]

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2015 PGAM Video Contest – FAQs

| April 1, 2015
2015 PGAM Video Contest – FAQs

Want to vote on your favorite videos? Click here! Have any questions? Let us know! FAQs Can I just “share” your link on my Facebook and have those votes still count? No. Unfortunately, due to privacy settings, we are unable to count all of the votes from shared posts.  So, we ask voters to actually click “like” […]

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Emily Buff Bear, MPH

| March 26, 2015
Emily Buff Bear, MPH

Community Health Analyst Contact: [email protected] | 541-682-6480 Emily Bear is a prevention specialist at Lane County focusing on substance abuse prevention. Emily works with team members in planning and  implementing the Lane County alcohol and drug prevention work plan. She enjoys collaborating with advisory groups and with community partners on issues at the local and state […]

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Means Restriction/Firearm Safety

| March 17, 2015
Means Restriction/Firearm Safety

Restricting access to lethal/harmful means of self-harm is an important strategy for preventing suicide and injury. If you’re concerned about a friend or loved one, here are some initial steps you can take to keep them safe: Call one of these crisis lines to get advice and support: 911: Imminent danger to self or others […]

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2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

| March 7, 2015
2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

Voting is complete! Official results will be posted soon!   Questions on voting or rules? Visit the FAQ page! How can I vote?   Vote Now! Your top 3 videos: Elijah YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aL5piKeaDDk #PGAM #VoteElijah 2015 PGAM Video Contest: Elijah – TOP 5 Entry Click the “F” in the lower right-hand corner of this video to vote […]

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2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

| March 5, 2015
2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

2015 marked the second-annual National Problem Gambling Awareness Month. The National theme this year was “Have the conversation.” Click here for middle school art search information Click here for youth/young adult video contest information Register for the May 15 Disordered Gambling training The U.S. highlighted the issue of gambling disorders with it second-annual Problem Gambling Awareness Month throughout […]

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Tobacco Cessation Resources for Health Practitioners

| March 2, 2015
Tobacco Cessation Resources for Health Practitioners

Tools for Clinicians Working with Tobacco-using Patients Treating Tobacco Dependence Practice Manual: Build a better office system – guidelines from the American Academy of Family Physicians Using the fax referral service of the Oregon Quit Line Trainings for CMEs: ACOG self-study guide for working with pregnant smokers Clinical Tools, Inc., offers a variety of web-based courses […]

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Links to Other Prevention Resources

| February 27, 2015
Links to Other Prevention Resources

= Indicates a local resource. Note: these links are provided for educational/informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement by our program or Lane County. Looking for specific items you can download & order? Click here to visit our online resource library! Alcohol Alcohol Cost Calculator The George Washington University Medical Center’s Ensuring Solutions program offers the Alcohol […]

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2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

| February 24, 2015
2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

The 2015 Middle School Art Search is complete! Voting for Lane County entries will be on April 7. Statewide results will be announced in mid-April. ALL eligible entries in Lane County receive prizes! STAY TUNED!

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Means Restriction Placeholder

| February 24, 2015

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