SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework: Applying and Understanding the Assessment Step

Tuesday, January 31, 2023 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
2-hour Webinar
No fee to attend

This training guides the first step of the SPF, including conducting a comprehensive evaluation of prevention needs, assessing the nature and extent of both substance misuse problems and related behaviors in the community, selecting and applying criteria to analyze data, and assessing risk and protective factors. The speaker will discuss assessing readiness and community resources and help identify strategies for bringing these things together to share your findings with the community.

Carol Oliver is a nationally recognized leader and trainer in the field of substance misuse prevention. She specializes in developing systems to solve complex health-related problems and create effective behavioral health workforces. Carol is the director of Prevention Solutions@EDC, a training and resource hub that is strengthening the substance misuse prevention workforce in communities across the United States. She heads up a multidisciplinary team providing award-winning online courses and customized consultation focused on topics such as reducing health disparities, strategic planning, sustainability, and evaluation.