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Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST)-Denver, CO

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Peer Assistance Services

2170 S. Parker Road

AORN Office Building, 2nd Floor Training Room

Denver, CO 80231

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Tuesday, COURSE OVERVIEW

Registration Deadline is September 4, 2018.

*** VERY IMPORTANT-PLEASE READ! Due to the high demand for these classes, if your plans change and you will no longer be able to attend this training, PLEASE Cancel your Registration ASAP.

We will also be sending a confirmation email a few weeks before the training to ask that you reconfirm your intention to attend this SAPST Training in order that we can let peoplw on teh Waiting List into class if space becomes available.

INTRODUCTION TO SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION: UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS (Online):

5 hours of online coursework to be completed anytime between September 10-21, 2018.

You will receive a Welcome Letter with Training Logistics and Online Course Access Instructions around September 5, 2018.

This foundational course offers practitioners new to the field of prevention, or working in related fields, an introduction to the history of primary prevention, key concepts and definitions, specific drug effects, and an informative glimpse into the effects of substance use and addiction on the brain.

IN-PERSON SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION SKILLS TRAINING: September 25-27, 2018

This 3-day foundational training addresses an overview of the following primary prevention topics:

¨ Behavioral health

¨ Institute of Medicine’s Continuum of Care

¨ Public Health approach

¨ Risk and protective factors

¨ Developmental perspective

¨ Application of SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework: assessment, capacity, planning,

implementation, and evaluation

¨ Cultural competence and sustainability

Participants will receive two certificates documenting training hours – one for 5 hours (upon completion of the online course) and one for 26 hours (upon completion of the in-person training).

These certificates can be submitted to your respective credentialing authority responsible for providing certification or approving professional learning credit.

This training is required for CCPS II certification in Colorado.

YOU DO NOT NEED TO PRINT AN EVENTBRITE TICKET TO ATTEND.

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2170 S. Parker Road

AORN Office Building, 2nd Floor Training Room

Denver, CO 80231

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