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Hawi Wako

| February 5, 2016
Hawi Wako

Prevention Team Intern Graduate Student, University of Oregon’s Master of Prevention Science Program Contact: [email protected] Hawi (Selam) Wako began her internship with the prevention team in February 2016. She recently graduated from the University of Oregon with a B.S. in Psychology and Family Human Services. Hawi is working on her M.Ed. in Prevention Science, a degree she anticipates receiving […]

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PAX Good Behavior Game – FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions for Teachers

| February 3, 2016

Still have unanswered questions? Contact us! Michelle Hampton, MPS, CPS

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Tyra Jansson

| January 29, 2016
Tyra Jansson

Prevention Team Intern Contact: [email protected] Tyra interned with our program until June 2016; during her time with us, she was a Master of Public Health candidate at Oregon State University in the management and policy track. She completed her capstone internship with PreventionLane, examining the possibilities surrounding billing and alternative payment methods.  

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Meet Derek Bucher

| January 15, 2016
Meet Derek Bucher

Extra Help – Community Health Analyst University of Oregon, Family & Human Services Contact: [email protected] Derek Bucher is a current student at the University of Oregon working with PreventionLane as a data collector for the PAX Good Behavior Game. He has a passion for working with youth and hopes to use the knowledge he gains […]

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Training for ADAPT Providers – Gaming & Fantasy Sports: December 10, 2015

| December 9, 2015

Please feel free to review the slides below, and Questions or comments? Contact me. Thanks very much! Additional links: For addicts, fantasy sites can lead to a ruinous path | New York Times, 11/23/15 Daily Fantasy Sports, Beyond the Lawsuits: Facts, Fantasy, and What You Should Know Virtual Hope Box (recovery app) [Android |Apple] “Last […]

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Internship and Volunteer Opportunities

| December 8, 2015
Internship and Volunteer Opportunities

Current Opening! Student Internship Evaluator for Good Behavior Game Interviews are being scheduled at this time.

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Health Effects of Marijuana

| December 1, 2015
Health Effects of Marijuana

We still have a lot to learn about the physical and mental effects of using marijuana, but we do know that marijuana may be harmful to some people. Research shows that marijuana use may have a variety of health and social effects on an individual, particularly on heart, respiratory, and mental health. Similar to alcohol, the negative […]

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Daily Fantasy Sports, Beyond the Lawsuits: Facts, Fantasy, and What You Should Know

| October 9, 2015
Daily Fantasy Sports, Beyond the Lawsuits: Facts, Fantasy, and What You Should Know

If you’ve been following any sports lately, you’ve almost surely seen or heard an ad for DraftKings or FanDuel. Daily fantasy sports (referred to by many as DFS) is a multibillion dollar industry—and it’s only getting bigger (if you don’t know how these games/contests work, there’s  a nice run-down in this “Daily Fantasy Sports  for Dummies” article). So what’s the […]

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Megan Prehm

| September 30, 2015
Megan Prehm

Professional Practices Program Intern University of Oregon, Family & Human Services Contact: [email protected] Supervisor Contact: Julie Hynes Megan Prehm graduated from the University of Oregon Clark Honors College and the Family and Human Services program. During her year-long internship with us, she worked closely with Prevention team members around tobacco, marijuana, and problem gambling, as well as […]

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2015 Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

| September 28, 2015
2015 Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon

Related: PGAD 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008 | 2006 | 2005 September 2015 Marks the 20th Anniversary of Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon 2015 Governor’s Proclamation Governor Kate Brown has proclaimed September 29, 2015 as Problem Gamblers Awareness Day in Oregon. How to get involved: Tuesday, September 29: “Out of Luck” […]

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