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 - 2021

Data Through the SPF: Capacity, Planning and Implementation

January 27, 2021
When: January 27, 2021; 11:30am - 1:00pm Location: Virtual About: This is the second in a three-part training series focusing on the importance and role of data throughout the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF). The series will review the read more …

CADCA Annual National Leadership Forum

February 1, 2021
When: February 1-4, 2020 Location: VIrtual About: You will get an opportunity to attend a variety of courses to expand your knowledge in prevention science and improve your skills in implementing evidence-based strategies. These in-depth courses are read more …

17th Annual Prevention Day

February 1, 2021
When: February 1, 2021; 10:00am - 4:15pm Location: Virtual About: Providing an opportunity for communication and networking between prevention practitioners, community leaders, researchers and consumers in the behavioral health field, read more …

Data Through the SPF: Evaluation and Sustainability

February 3, 2021
When: February 3, 2021; 11:30am - 1:00pm Location: Virtual About: This is the third in a three-part training series focusing on the importance and role of data throughout the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF). The series will review the read more …

Introduction to Environmental Strategies, Part 1 & 2

February 10, 2021
When: February 10 (part 1) and 17 (part 2), 2021; 2:00 - 3:30pm Location: Virtual About: This two-part webinar will provide substance misuse prevention practitioners with an overview of environmental strategies. The series will focus on the importance of read more …

Stage I: Gambling, Problem Gambling & Ohio's Service System

February 10, 2021
When: February 10-12, 2021; 10:00am - 3:00pm Location: Virtual About: Stage I provides 12 continuing education hours of gambling specific education that will increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of the current climate of gambling read more …

Reducing Stigma, Gaining Faith in Prevention Forum

February 24, 2021
When: February 24, 2021; 1:00 - 3:00pm Location: Virtual About: The goal for this event is to increase the skills of congregations to implement substance use prevention and advocate for stigma reduction of substance use disorders. Tracy Johnson of read more …

Advocacy Week

March 1, 2021
When: March 1-5, 2021 Location: Virtual About: Advocacy Week is a long-standing tradition of providing prevention professionals a supported opportunity to speak with your state elected officials (Representatives and Senators). All appointments will be read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 2, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Advocacy Week

March 2, 2021
When: March 2-5, 2021 Location: Virtual About: Advocacy Day -- in 2021, Advocacy Week -- is a unique opportunity to meet and open a dialogue with your legislator about the importance of prevention and behavioral health to families and communities across our read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 4, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 9, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 11, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 16, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 18, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 23, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Ohio Problem Gambling Conference

March 25, 2021
When: Sessions take place every Tuesday and Thursday in March, 2021. Full schedule is HERE. Location: Virtual  About: The conference features national experts, state leaders, and local innovators in problem gambling prevention, intervention, read more …

Screen Time & Health Outcomes (Coalition Capacity-Building Webinar)

March 26, 2021

When: March 26, 2021; 11:30am -12:30pm

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: PreventionFIRST!

For more information, go HERE.

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ADAPAO Conference 2021

May 4, 2021
When: May 4-6, 2021 Location: Virtual About: ADAPAO Conference 2021 will feature state-of-the-art education for Ohio's prevention professionals and advocates, with multiple education sessions over the three-day virtual event. Registration for the event read more …

We Are The Majority Rally

May 7, 2021
When: May 7, 2021; 5:00pm Location: Virtual About: The We Are The Majority Rally is a youth-led movement celebrating the fact that the majority of youth do not misuse alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs, and it shares messages of hope, inspiration, and read more …

Trauma-Informed Care Summit

May 18, 2021
When: May 18-19, 2021 Location: Virtual About: The 8th Annual Summit,“Creating Environments of Resiliency and Hope: Trauma-Informed Care Inside a Pandemic,” has been announced. Sponsors: Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities and Ohio read more …

Prevention Action & Advocacy Summit on Racism

May 20, 2021
When: May 20, 2021; 9:00am - 5:00pm Location: Virtual About: Prevention Action Alliance established the Prevention Action & Advocacy Summit last year to provide education and understanding around emerging issues in prevention. The summit educates, read more …

Responsible Messaging with ATOD and Suicide Prevention (Coalition Capacity-Building Webinar)

May 21, 2021

When: May 21, 2021; 11:30am - 12:30pm

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: PreventionFIRST!

For more information, go HERE.

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SPR Virtual 29th Annual Meeting: Addressing Racism and Disparities When Considering Biology and Context

June 2, 2021
When: June 2-4, 2021 Location: VIrtual About: As the premiere prevention research conference, the SPR Annual Meeting provides a unique opportunity to advance the vision of SPR by providing a centrally integrated forum for the exchange of new concepts, read more …

Trauma-Informed Care with Youth (Coalition Capacity-Building Webinar)

July 23, 2021

When: July 23, 2021; 11:30am - 12:30pm

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: PreventionFIRST!

For more information, go HERE.

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National Prevention Network Conference

August 24, 2021
When: August 24-26, 2021 Location: Sheraton Birmingham; 2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N.; Birmingham, AL 35203 About: The purpose of the National Prevention Network (NPN) Conference is to highlight the latest research in the substance use prevention read more …

2021 National Hispanic Latino Behavioral Health Conference

September 16, 2021

When: September 16-17, 2021

Location: TBA

About: Keynotes, workshops, exhibit rooms, and more.

For more information, contact nlhconference@nlbha.org.

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Cultural Competency (Coalition Capacity-Building Webinar)

September 24, 2021

When: September 24, 2021; 11:30am - 12:30pm

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: PreventionFIRST!

For more information, go HERE.

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National Guard: A Coalition Resource (Coalition Capacity-Building Webinar)

November 19, 2021

When: November 19, 2021; 11:30am - 12:30pm

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: PreventionFIRST!

For more information, go HERE.

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