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Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling / Daily Fantasy Sports – 2017 Leading the Challenge Prevention Conference – State College, PA

Blurring Lines of Gaming and Gambling / Daily Fantasy Sports – 2017 Leading the Challenge Prevention Conference – State College, PA

| June 22, 2017

Welcome! Thanks for being a part of the CPA Conference! We hope you find the materials here useful and relevant to your work. Questions? Feel free to touch base with Julie Hynes ([email protected]). Slide Deck: The Blurring Lines of Online Gaming and Gambling The Blurring Lines of Online Gaming & Gambling From Facebook app requests to Pokémon […]

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Addictive Behaviors Course at UO – Problem Gambling, Julie Hynes

| June 15, 2017

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

Problem Gambling: Key Considerations for Behavioral Health Providers

| June 8, 2017

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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Celebrating 20 Years of Tobacco Prevention Success in Lane County

Celebrating 20 Years of Tobacco Prevention Success in Lane County

| May 19, 2017

On Friday, May 19, Governor Brown visited Cottage Grove High School to celebrate the Tobacco Prevention & Education Program’s (TPEP) 20th Anniversary.  Upon entering the event, attendees received colorful “Everyday Tobacco Free” bracelets from the Cottage Grove Youth Advisory Council (YAC).  The room was nearly packed to its 96 person fire code capacity, and the […]

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

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

| May 12, 2017

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] @HynesUO. Thank you for […]

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Roger Brubaker

Roger Brubaker

| May 5, 2017

Prevention Team Intern Roger Brubaker is originally from Pennsylvania but has called Oregon home for over ten years. He is currently completing his Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology at Oregon State University. Before coming to the prevention team, Roger worked as a Graduate Teaching Associate at OSU and as a group facilitator in a […]

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Elisabeth Maxwell, PhD

Elisabeth Maxwell, PhD

| May 4, 2017

Sr. Community Health Analyst Contact:[email protected]| 541.682.3817 Elisabeth Maxwell is the Alcohol and Drug Prevention Coordinator and the Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Coordinator at PreventionLane. Elisabeth works with her Alcohol and Drug Prevention 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 […]

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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 Video Contest

2017 Problem Gambling Awareness Month Video Contest

| April 23, 2017

The 2017 Youth Video Contest Official Results Thank you for your votes! We are excited to announce the top three videos, chosen by YOU! A BIG shout-out to Crow High School advisor Heather Hohnstein. While seven schools and 19 individuals entered the contest, ALL three of these top videos were created by Ms. Hohnstein’s students!! Click […]

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Report a Potential Tobacco Violation

Report a Potential Tobacco Violation

| April 20, 2017

Oregon’s Indoor Clean Air Act bans smoking, vaping, or ashtrays: Indoors where people work Public places Within 10 feet of all entrances, exits, ramps to an entrance or exit, windows that open and air-intake vents. To report a violation call 1-866-621-6107 or visit http://healthoregon.org/morefreshair.   The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) prohibits: Sales to […]

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