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Implementation Primer: Putting Your Plan Into Action

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About the Course:

Implementation Primer will assist your coalition in the implementation of comprehensive strategies designed to achieve population-level reductions of substance abuse. It describes the importance of community mobilization and the necessity of seeking meaningful environmental changes which are two strategies that research indicates can influence rates of substance abuse in an entire community.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Implementation Primer: Putting Your Plan Into Action created by National Community Anti-Drug Coalition Institute

Journal/Publisher:

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

Publication Date:

2005

Course Material Author

National Community Anti-Drug Coalition Institute
CADCA's National Coalition Institute, developed in 2002 by an Act of Congress, serves as a center for training, technical assistance, evaluation, research, and capacity building for community anti-drug coalitions throughout the United States.

National Community Anti-Drug Coalition Institute authored the material only, and was not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about an implementation primer. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.

Course Objectives:

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  1. Describe the strategic prevention framework.
  2. Identify the implementation basics.
  3. Explain how coalitions can be powerful.

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Course Number 101304
  • 4 CE credit hours
  • NBCC: 1.5 CE credit hour

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee $23.88
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