2023 Coalition Academy

Oct 31, 2023
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Bring your passion for prevention and professional skills to this year's Coalition Academy hosted by PreventionFIRST!  Our annual behavioral health prevention conference will focus on "Tackling Threats to Prevention."

Keynote address will be delivered by Albert Gay, a master trainer for SheRay's & Associates and TTJ Group, LLC.

A total of 10 workshops will be provided during this one day event. Prevention, CHES, social work, and nursing CEUs will be applied for. 


Dangers & Packaging of Marijuana Edibles

Oct 20, 2023
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Christine Collins, MD, Staff Psychiatrist, Lindner Center of HOPE
Chris J. Tuell, EdD, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS, Clinical Director of Addiction Services, Lindner Center of HOPE

Join Dr. Christine Collins and Dr. Chris Tuell from the Lindner Center of HOPE to learn more about the dangers of marijuana edibles and the packaging that draws youth to the substance product.

This webinar is provided at no cost. PF! will be applying for Prevention CEUs and CHES hours. The prevention education domain for this session is: P2-Prevention Education and Service Delivery.


Introduction to Problem Gambling

Oct 17, 2023
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

This one hour training is ideal for faith leaders or community coalition members who are interested in learning some problem gambling basics.

The following will be covered:

  • Definition of problem gambling
  • Impact of problem gambling
  • Adult and youth gambling behaviors
  • Available resources
  • Prevention tips

Epidemiological Updates from the Ohio Substance Abuse Monitoring (OSAM) Network

Aug 18, 2023

Northern Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy: Creating Chances, Creating Change

Apr 28, 2023

Landscape of Ohio's Sports Betting

Feb 3, 2023

The Basics of Nonprofit Governance

Nov 4, 2022

Presentation Resources:
Basics of Nonprofit Governance

2022 Coalition Academy

Sep 13, 2022

Click here for additional information. 

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How to Better Utilize Data for Your Coalition

May 20, 2022

Delta-8: Emerging Substance Trend

Apr 8, 2022

Presentation Resources:
Delta 8 Presentation


Engaging With Hard to Reach Sectors

Mar 11, 2022