Online Program

Community-level initiatives to prevent substance use and support recovery

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Community engagement is a strategy that offers the promise of better tailored and more sustainable substance use prevention programs. This session presents recent findings from a variety of programs that draw on different levels of family and community involvement.
Session Objectives: Compare strategies for community-level approaches to prevent substance use and support recovery for those with substance use disorders.
Paul A. Gilbert, PhD, ScM

Capacity Building for Prevention Planning with Substance Abuse Prevention Organizations in Los Angeles County   
Luanne Rohrbach, PhD MPH, Jane Steinberg, Ph.D., M.P.H., Elena Hoeppner, MPH, Michael Cousineau, DrPH, Ricky N. Bluthenthal, PhD, Steve Sussman, PhD, FAAHB, FAPA and Michelle Gibson, MPH

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Community-Based Public Health Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)