Prevention Foundation Series (day 2 of 14)

February 15, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
Virtual Via Zoom
Bev James

Prevention Foundation Series – Day 2 of 14
Understanding Youth-Led Prevention for Adults
February 15, 2022
9:00am – 12:15pm 

Who should attend: Those interested in obtaining an Ohio Certified Prevention Specialists Assistant (OCPSA) credential.

About this series: The fourteen (14) part series provides the underpinning for professionals and advocates who need a core understanding of prevention science and practice. The series will include training in the eight domains required for Ohio Certified Prevention Consultant (OCPC), Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist (OCPS) credentials and will fully meet the education requirements for the Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist Assistant (OCPSA) credential. The series includes a day on the Code of Ethics for professionals holding or seeking the OCPS credential as well.

About this course: Understanding Youth-Led Prevention for Adults is designed to provide a foundational overview of youth-led prevention and serve as a basis for prevention professionals.  This course will provide attendees with a gender understanding of youth-led history and theory and lays the groundwork for using solid best-practice prevention science which is steeped in research and proven effective.  Participants will leave the training with knowledge on the impact of youth-led prevention, how to engage in the profession and help engage and empower youth-led leaders.

Location – Virtual via Zoom

Cost – This is a free training.

Education credits – 48.0 CEUs available upon completion of series.

Registration:  Limited space, please register by Tuesday, January 25, 2022

The Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery is an approved a provider of Continuing Professional Education credits by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker& Marriage and Family Therapist Board and an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board.  Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are approved for this workshop through the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for Chemical Dependency Counselors and Prevention Specialists per 50-17839.