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Emerging Best Practices of Youth Prevention Training Series -- Portland

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The Point

345 Clarks Pond Parkway

South Portland, ME 04106

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A three-part series focused on leveraging prevention best practices to effectively engage youth within our communities.

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Come join the Maine Youth Action Network's team, in this free training series to learn the neuroscience behind why scare tactics miss the mark in adolescent brains; strategies for directly involving youth in prevention-focused research; and how to grow and sustain lasting, supportive relationships with any young person.

Part 1- Using Neuroscience to Reach Developing Brains December 5th @ The Point - South Portland - 9:30-4:00

Part 2 - Community Driven research with Youth February 6th @ The Opportunity Alliance Timbers Room - South Portland - 9:30-4:00

Part 3 - Relationships as Protective Factors April 2nd @ The Point - South Portland - 9:30-4:00

Over the course of these trainings, attendees will be working in peer cohorts to build and strengthen their networks and professional communities. Due to this structure, if you are interested in only attending one of these training please email allyson.gardner@opportunityalliance.org to be placed on our wait list.

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