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Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen (BBGS)

| August 27, 2016
Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen (BBGS)

Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen for Problem Gambling Having a hard time getting enough space for gambling questions on your assessments? Try the Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen tool, a three-question tool for RULING OUT disordered  gambling. The Brief Biosocial Gambling Screen (BBGS) was developed by the Division on Addiction, Cambridge Health Alliance at Harvard Medical School, to help screen […]

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Where Are We Pokémon GOing?

| July 27, 2016
Where Are We Pokémon GOing?

7/27/16 – Julie Hynes  Unless you’ve been under a Poké-rock, you’ve surely heard about (or have played) the new “augmented reality” app, Pokémon GO. This new app, released in early July, leaped in popularity so quickly that it already has more daily users than Twitter. Pokémon GO, a “free” game, has gotten people out and […]

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2016 National Conference on Problem Gambling – Julie Hynes / PreventionLane Presentations

| July 11, 2016
2016 National Conference on Problem Gambling – Julie Hynes / PreventionLane Presentations

Thank you for visiting! Materials from Julie Hynes’ presentations are available below. Click here to view slides from the Prevention Showcase! Do you have questions, comments or suggestions? Please feel free to touch base anytime with Julie: [email protected] 7/19 update: Valve company sends cease and desist letters to skins gaming companies– http://imgur.com/a/qCKwk July 15: Fantasy Sports […]

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1-800-GAMBLER Advanced Training – May 2016

| May 1, 2016
1-800-GAMBLER Advanced Training – May 2016

Fantasy Sports presentation: Problem Gamblers Network of WV Advanced Training | May 2, 2016 Thank you, West Virginia! It was great to spend the morning with you. I hope the presentation was helpful and useful to you in your work and life. (By the way, I’m now singing “I’d like to buy the world a […]

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2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

| April 19, 2016
2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

Results are in! Congratulations to everyone who entered the 2016 PGAM Video PSA Contest! Here are the official results for the top 3 videos, as voted by YOU, as of the close of voting at 12:00 am on 4/20. In 6 days, these videos got 4,000 views on Facebook and YouTube and over 500 votes […]

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2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

| April 11, 2016
2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

Here are Your Lane County Top 5! Congratulations and thank you to ALL middle school youth who participated in the 2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Art Search! You can check out the top five posters here: –  Victoria M., 8th grade, Springfield (teacher: Ms. LaVelle) – Zaira G., 6th grade,  Eugene (teacher: Mr. Walker) – Jamie F., 8th grade,  Springfield […]

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Consent Release

| March 23, 2016

Thank you for being a part of advancing prevention efforts in Lane County! Parents/guardians, we request that you complete the following form to allow your minor under 18 years old to participate.

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South Eugene High School Parent Ed Night – March 10, 2016

| March 10, 2016
South Eugene High School Parent Ed Night – March 10, 2016

Parents, thank you for taking the time to come to Parent Ed Night! Remember: Kids still listen to you! Most teens listen when parents say “no” to teen drinking & drug use! Keep communicating! Want the full presentation? See below. South Eugene HS Parent Night from PreventionLane Check out these talking points: Wonder if your […]

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2016 Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

| February 19, 2016
2016 Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

Welcome to participants of the 2016 Ohio Problem Gambling Conference! Thanks for your passion and great energy. You are doing fantastic work in your communities! Please find below some of the material shared at the conference. Our stuff is your stuff! Just in mind that the materials and presentations shared here are Creative Commons copyrighted, so […]

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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]r.us  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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