Blog Entries - October 2016

Ohio AG forms committee to study drug use prevention education in schools

Posted on: October 17, 2016 1:00 pm

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, along with state congressional leaders, formed a join study committee to examine the status of and issue recommendations for drug use prevention education in Ohio schools. Marcie Seidel from Drug Free Action

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Inaugural youth prevention honorees announced

Posted on: October 17, 2016 1:00 pm

ADAPAO will recognize three Ohio young people and a youth-serving organization for their commitment to prevention alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse and other behavioral health issues. The inaugural ADAPAO Youth Prevention Awards will be presented at the

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Law change around prevention credential

Posted on: October 13, 2016 2:00 pm

On September 28, 2016, House Bill 230 took effect. As part of the bill, the prevention credential was re-designed to more accurately reflect the current professional make up of the field. Among the various changes, the titles and visual presentation of the

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