Maui County's August Prevention Network Meeting
This is a casual event to provide an opportunity for prevention providers and stakeholders to network and collaborate, discuss training and news updates, and share prevention-related information with each other. There will be opportunities for sharing and discussion on updates from organizations and prevention programs, and to discuss any relevant news, opportunities for collaboration, or other relevant prevention-related information. There will also be a review of the current training calendar and information on upcoming training opportunities will be provided.
Date/Time: Friday, August 27th, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM HST.
Certificate: This course provides 2.0 hours of continuing education credits (pending approval) for the Certified Prevention Specialist and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor credentials.
Registration for this event has closed.
Target Audience: The target audience for this training is Maui County prevention and treatment providers and stakeholders, and individuals who work in youth-serving organizations. The goals of the meeting are to provide a networking opportunity among youth-serving organizations and stakeholders and to provide updates on trainings and other news relevant to the workforce.
Questions: For further questions, please contact Rick Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special Assistance: If you require special assistance, auxiliary aid and/or service to participate in this event, please send your request via email to Rick Collins at email@example.com at least 14 business days prior to the event.
Matt's collaboration with experts that have spent their lifetimes studying and addressing specific impacts trauma has on communities of color has yielded many insights and practical steps and tools to reduce the trauma that individuals and communities of color. Matt will share those that have helped men and boys of color and their loved ones heal from their invisible wounds as well as to help the community heal as well. In 2016, Matt spearheaded the Black Men and Boys Healing Summit.
iChooseMe: This training will provide the participant with information on drug awareness, a half-page picture book, that provides information about illicit drugs and side effects of use. Each page mentions a protective factor that can reduce the potential for substance abuse and misuse.
Know More: Underage Drinking Prevention: This training will provide the participant with a presentation they can use to inform middle school and high school youth about underage drinking and its risks and consequences, along with refusal skills. Portions of this presentation can also be shared with parents/guardians.