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Cost: 
FREE

Registration Status: OPEN

 

 

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The training will run from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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(WEBINAR) Youth Mentoring & Drug Abuse Prevention

About This Course

Among the variety of programs focused on drug abuse prevention among youth, mentoring is often overlooked as a strategy. Adult role models can provide a meaningful role in preventing adolescent substance use. This workshop will look at the effectiveness of mentoring in reducing risks among youth. We will review the factors that influence the effectiveness of mentoring and how consistent mentoring can build.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Describe the risks of substance use and abuse by youth.
  • Identify the benefits of mentoring youth in the prevention of substance use and abuse.
Intended Audience: 

Social workers, agency staff, behavioral health agency staff, educators, and school staff.

Instructional Level: 

Introductory

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend the entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within the 7 days of training to receive a certificate. Certificates of Attendance will be received through the DBHIDS Learning Hub once you have completed your evaluation through your DBHIDS Learning Hub Account.

Credit Statements: 

Certificates of Attendance only