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PF! Coalition Academy 2022 is an opportunity to raise awareness, address and champion the importance and need of equity in substance use/misuse prevention and promote mental wellness. Join us to learn and enhance skills to better identify and eliminate barriers that prevent the full participation of some group

Keynote Speaker: 
Mary Roary, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Behavioral Health Equity
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Training Objectives:

  • Attendees will develop an understanding of how equity can be applied within behavioral health prevention settings
  • Attendees will be able to demonstrate improved skills related to implementing both individual and community-level resiliency strategies for addressing substance use/misuse prevention and mental wellness
  • Attendees will be able to explain best-practice methods for engaging community partners

Learning Opportunities for:

  • Building Equity in Prevention
  • Understanding Adultism/Tokenism
  • Engaging Youth in Preventio

  • Trauma Informed Care & Prevention
  • Improving Media Engagement
  • The Value of Mindfulness
  • Enhancing Community Engagement
  • Problem Gambling & Gaming
  • Supporting Prevention in the LGBTQ+ Community
  • Prevention Trends & Challenges

Event Details:

  • General Registration $60
  • PF! Member Coalition Registration $40
  • Breakfast & lunch included
  • Vendor tables $75
  • CEU, CHES, Social Work, Nursing hours will be applied for

Click here to view workshop descriptions
Click here to view workshop presenter bios

 Schedule of Events
 8-8:45am  Registration / Grab & Go Breakfast
 8:45am-9am  Welcome & Coalition Academy Kick Off

 Building Equity in Prevention
 Mary Roary, Ph.D.
 Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)


 Beyond Adultism & Tokenism
Nigel Wrangham, CADC-II, CPS
 Nigel Strategies

 LGBTQIA+ Terminology 101
 Joshua Egeland, BA, LSW
 David’s Place at Daybreak Dayton

 Story in Process
 Joey Taylor, BeSpoken Live
 La Shanda Sugg, LPC, Labors of Love Counseling & Consulting, LLC

 11:45am-12:45pm  Lunch / Networking

 Everyday Resilience: Reset Throughout the Day
 Jen Schneeman, MBA, C-IAYT, CDCA
 Real Human Performance

 World Cafe
 Kim Linkel, MLD, SPC, GPC
 Coalition for a Drug-Free Batesville

 Authentic Youth Engagement: From the Inside Out
 Nigel Wrangham, CADC-II, CPS
 Nigel Strategies


 Amplify Your Message: Intro to Comm Strategies
 Jen Bierer, BA

 Get Set & Know What to Expect Regarding Sports Betting & Your Community
 Derek Longmeier, MBA, OCPC, ICPS
 The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio

 Healing Our Culture & Ourselves
 Tim Vogt, Starfire
 Bridget Vogt, Starfire

Click here to download the event schedule
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For More Information:
Amanda Conn Starner, MS, CHES, OCPS
Chief Program Officer
513-751-8000 ext. 13