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Teen-Proof Your Home

| August 11, 2017
Teen-Proof Your Home

Remember “babyproofing” when they were little? ‘Tweens and teens need your guidance now more than ever. Thank you for coming to this site–just being here shows how much you care. You got this! Remember: Kids still listen to you! Most teens listen when parents say “no” to teen drinking! Keep communicating! Below: Our new “Teen […]

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Implications of the Emerging Trends in Gambling

| June 22, 2017
Implications of the Emerging Trends in Gambling

Don Feeney & Julie Hynes / National Conference on Problem Gambling July 21, 2017 – Portland, OR Don Feeney and Julie Hynes discussed emerging forms of gambling and their implications for a wide range of issues relating to problem gambling. How well do current gambling & problem gambling regulations, policy and programs meet the challenges posed by new […]

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Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee

| June 19, 2017
Lane County Problem Gambling Advisory Committee

Mission: To reduce the negative effects of problem/disordered gambling in Lane County. About the Committee: The Problem Gambling Advisory Committee advises Lane County problem gambling prevention staff on gambling-related issues facing Lane County. Topics include: awareness activities (see: media, youth posters, videos), gambling access issues and policies, and efforts to increase problem gambling awareness throughout Lane County.  Anyone […]

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Addictive Behaviors Course at UO – Problem Gambling, Julie Hynes

| June 15, 2017
Addictive Behaviors Course at UO – Problem Gambling, Julie Hynes

Slides from Class – Problem Gambling – June 19, 2017 Welcome! The slide deck and other resources are posted here for your reference. Questions or comments? Contact me. Best wishes in all you do! A few key resources in the news on esports and daily fantasy sports to watch/read and share: How a 16-year-old gamer turned […]

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Problem Gambling: Key Considerations for Behavioral Health Providers

| June 8, 2017
Problem Gambling: Key Considerations for Behavioral Health Providers

A training for Lane County Behavioral Health providers   Thank you for your time! The complete, “clickable” slide deck is below. Additional resources may be added following your questions and comments during the training. Questions? Feel free to touch base with Julie Hynes ([email protected]). Slide Deck   Additional Resources: www.opgr.org – Oregon Problem Gambling Resource Screening […]

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Online Safety – Tips for Parents and Educators

| June 5, 2017
Online Safety – Tips for Parents and Educators

What to do in this tech world when things seem to be moving at light speed? As much as things move quickly, our kids move along with the technology. We have to keep up to keep them safe.

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Prevention, Current Conditions, & the Opioid Crisis – Guest Lecture – Julie Hynes

| May 12, 2017
Prevention, Current Conditions, & the Opioid Crisis – Guest Lecture – Julie Hynes

May 12, 2017 | Guest lecture at LCC – Psychopharmacology Hello to Gene’s Psychopharmacology students, Thanks for your time, great energy and dialogue today! The complete slide deck is here, and some additional resources that we had during class follows the slides. You’ll see Maria Kalnbach next Friday. Feel free to follow up with me at [email protected] or @HynesUO. Thank you for […]

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2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

| May 2, 2017
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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Changing the Way We Think About Addictions and Youth | Focus on the Future 2017

| April 28, 2017

Welcome! Thanks for being a part of the 2017 Focus on the Future – TOGETHER! Conference in Olympia. Following is a PORTION of the discussion from Julie Hynes, Cam Adair and Roger Fernandes’ panel, “Changing the Way We Think About Addictions and Youth.” We hope you find the materials here useful and relevant to your work. Questions? […]

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2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

| April 26, 2017
2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month

March was Problem Gambling Awareness Month, but it’s never too late to “Have the Conversation!” Click here for middle school art search information Click here for youth/young adult video contest information   About Problem Gambling Awareness Month The U.S. highlights the issue of gambling disorders with National Problem Gambling Awareness Month throughout the month of March. A new Oregon study estimates that […]

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