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

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

| July 11, 2016

2016 National Conference on Problem Gambling Presentations and Materials 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 […]

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Christiane Ochoa, MPH

Christiane Ochoa, MPH

| July 1, 2016

Community Health Analyst Contact: [email protected]| 541.682.8789 Christiane is a Community Health Analyst who will be working on Tobacco Prevention and coordinating the Sustainable Relationships in Community Health (SRCH) grant. As the SRCH Coordinator, Christiane will be convening an ongoing partnership between Lane County Public Health, Trillium, Senior and Disability Services, the Community Health Centers of […]

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Edibles in Oregon

Edibles in Oregon

| June 2, 2016

As of June 2, edible marijuana products containing up to 15 mg of THC can be available for retail sale in registered medical marijuana dispensaries across the state to adults 21 or over. Although smoking marijuana has the added risk of harmful smoke exposure, eating or drinking marijuana still exposes you to THC, the chemical that makes […]

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May is Mind Your Mind Month

May is Mind Your Mind Month

| May 4, 2016

May is Mind Your Mind Month.  Help promote mental wellness in May and everyday.  To learn more, go to www.mindyourmindproject.org

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1-800-GAMBLER Advanced Training – May 2016

1-800-GAMBLER Advanced Training – May 2016

| May 1, 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

2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

| April 17, 2016

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

2016 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Middle School Art Search

| April 13, 2016

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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GBG Kernels

| March 30, 2016

The PAX Good Behavior Game (GBG) uses a variety of different kernels to create an effective behavior modification environment, each one adding more and more success to the classroom. Kernels are essentially the core of the GBG, without them there can be little success to behavior improvement.   As a teacher who uses the PAX […]

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Join the prevention team – we’re hiring!

Join the prevention team – we’re hiring!

| March 26, 2016

Senior Community Health Analyst: County Prevention Coordinator Description This position will serve as the county prevention coordinator emphasizing coordination of efforts regarding substance abuse prevention and other problem behaviors; will be the lead in the alcohol and drug team within the Public Health Prevention program, and will work collaboratively with other Prevention team members. Lane […]

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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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