Training & Events

Trainings and events sponsored by ADAPAO and our partners

ADAPAO lists training, education and other opportunities sponsored by our partners and the organizations with which our members are employed or serve as volunteers. Please send relevant education and training listings to mail@adapao.org.

Events - 2020

Alcohol Across the Lifespan: 50 Years of Evidence-Based Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment Research

November 30, 2020
When: November 30 - December 1, 2020 Location: Virtual About: The two-day symposium will feature remarks from Dr. George Koob, Director of NIAAA, and a variety of sessions with leading experts in the field. Topics include research on alcohol use and read more …

Ohio Adult Allies Summit

December 1, 2020
When: December 1-2, 2020 Location: Virtual About: This year's theme, Creating Opportunities for Youth to Lead: Engaging Young People During Times of Crisis, speaks to the challenges and opportunities youth-led programs have and will continue to read more …

Stage 1: Gambling, Problem Gambling, and Ohio's Service System

December 2, 2020
When: December 2-4, 2020 Location: Virtual About: Stage I provides 12 continuing education hours of gambling specific education and serves as an introduction to the world of gambling and problem gambling, with a focus on Ohio's current service system. read more …

Virtual Youth Summit

December 4, 2020
When: December 4; 2:30 - 5:30pm OR December 5, 2020; 11:00am - 2:00pm Location: Virtual About: This free, Zoom event open to students grades 9-12 in the Greater Cincinnati region, will be a fantastic opportunity for students to connect with their peers, read more …

PAX Tools for School@Home

December 8, 2020
When: December 8-9, 2020; 12:00 - 3:30pm each day Location: Virtual About: Training for those already trained in PAX Tools. PAX Tools for School@Home provides parents and caregivers with research-based strategies to improve their children’s focus, read more …

Advocacy Webinar

December 8, 2020
When: December 8, 2020; 10:00 - 10:30am Location: Virtual About: Webinar to discuss current legislative activity and prevention advocacy opportunities. Sponsor: Prevention Action Alliance For more information, go read more …

Coaches Training: Sources of Strength Elementary Curriculum

December 9, 2020
When: December 9-10, 2020 Location: Virtual About: The training sponsors are seeking individuals to participate in this training of trainer opportunity. A stipend of $125/day will be provided for a total of $250 at the training completion. Coaches required read more …

Drug-Free Schools & Communities Act: Cannabis Legislation Updates & Impacts

December 9, 2020
When: December 9, 2020; 2:00 - 3:00pm Location: Virtual About: Participants will learn about policy requirements relating to cannabis use, updated cannabis legislation, and the Drug-Free Schools & Communities Act. Participants will be able to read more …

Providing Family-Based Prevention during COVID-19: Challenges and Opportunities for Prevention (Prevention Talk #3)

December 9, 2020
When: December 9, 2020; 2:00pm Location: Virtual About: Prevention Talks is an open online discussion with speakers who will explore some of the current issues and their potential impact on prevention research and practice. Speakers will represent a read more …

Navigating the Legal Challenges Between Clients, Clinicians, and the Courts (Ethics Training)

December 10, 2020
When: December 10, 2020; 9:00 - 12:15am (General Ethics); 1:00 - 4:15pm (Supervisory Ethics) Location: VIrtual About (General Ethics): Often, clinicians face difficult situations in which they are called to become involved in legal matters facing their read more …

The Compass Conference: Navigating Cultural Competence, Humility and Compassion During Crisis

December 10, 2020
When: December 10, 2020; 8:00am - 4:30pm Location: Virtual About: The conference includes three (3) training sessions with a total of three (3) CEUs, with trainers from around the country presenting topics that are current and will support you in meeting read more …

Advocating for Prevention with Elected Officials

December 11, 2020

When: December 11, 2020; 11:30am - 12:00pm

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: PreventionFIRST!

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Advocating for Prevention with Elected Officials

December 11, 2020
When: December 11, 2020; 11:30am - 12:00pm Location: Virtual About: Participants will learn: Approaches to communicating with elected officials & their staff about prevention How to advocate throughout the year How to identify how prevention read more …

National PAX Tools Community Educator Training

December 14, 2020
When: December 14, 2020; 11:00am - 8:00pm Location: Virtual About: A virtual training opportunity to highlight PAX Tools, a promising practice comprised of nine individually evidence-based and trauma-informed strategies which improve cooperation and read more …

Transitional Age Youth (TAY) Series: The Impact of Substance Use on the Developing Adolescent Brain

December 15, 2020
When: December 15, 2020; 2:00pm Location: VIrtual About: The third webinar in a three-part series to provide evidence-based and cutting-edge information on substance use prevention and intervention to an inter-professional audience of mental read more …

PAX Tools for School@Home

December 15, 2020
When: December 15, 2020; 11:00am - 6:00pm Location: Virtual About: Training for those already trained in PAX Tools. PAX Tools for School@Home provides parents and caregivers with research-based strategies to improve their children’s focus, read more …

Youth Mental Health First Aid

December 16, 2020
When: December 16, 2020; 9:00am - 3:00pm Location: VIrtual About: Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other read more …

What’s on the horizon for state health policy? Improving the health and well-being of older Ohioans

December 16, 2020
When: December 16, 2020; 11:00am - 12:30pm Location: Virtual About: The number of Ohioans age 60 and older is projected to increase by 33.4% between 2010 and 2030. As Ohio's aging population grows, there are increasing concerns about how to improve the read more …