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Becoming Prevention Champions in Your Workplaces and Communities

About the Course:

This SAMHSA webinar features a discussion by professional panelists from different disciplines, organizations, and backgrounds in prevention, sharing how they integrate substance misuse prevention into their work and how prevention supports their programs’ missions and goals. Presenters included prevention leaders from Mary’s Center, ACT Missouri, and Fathers Who Care. Useful tips and resources are provided.

This course is based on the , Becoming Prevention Champions in Your Workplaces and Communities created by David Lamont Wilson , Rev. Walter Jones, Alicia Ozenberger, MEd, LPC, MAPS,, and Daniel Smith, M.D. in 2019.

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Course Material Authors

David Lamont Wilson

David Lamont Wilson moderated this webinar. He is SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week (NPW) Coordinator and the Public Health Analyst at the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.

Rev. Walter Jones

Rev. Walter Jones was a panelist in this webinar. He is the Founder and Executive Director for Fathers Who Care.

Alicia Ozenberger, MEd, LPC, MAPS,

Alicia Ozenberger was a panelist in this webinar. She is Deputy Director for ACT Missouri.

Daniel Smith, M.D.

Daniel Smith, M.D. was a panelist in this webinar. He is the Director of Addiction Services for Mary’s Center.

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Recommended For:

This course is recommended for all behavioral/mental health professionals who are seeking additional knowledge about substance misuse prevention and recovery. This course is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Define and discuss what it means to be a prevention champion.

  2. Describe the Social Change Model and discuss the relevance of the Social Change Model to prevention efforts in workplaces and communities.

  3. Discuss community engagement strategies and resources to assist with prevention efforts in workplaces and communities.

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Course Number 102547
1.5 credit hour
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