Training & Events

Trainings and events sponsored by our partners and other organizations

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 - June 2021

A Whole System Approach to Reduce Gambling

June 23, 2021
When: June 23, 2021; 2:30 - 4:30pm Location: Virtual About: The gambling field lags other risk-behavior fields in addressing harm to third parties, especially families. This session draws from evidence, environmental scanning, and interactive read more …

Columbia Protocol Training

June 23, 2021
When: June 23, 2021; 6:00- 7:30pm Location: Virtual About: Free training on the the Columbia Protocol, also known as the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS). The Protocol supports suicide risk assessment through a series of read more …

Systematic Racism, Health Disparities, and COVID-19: Leading through Complex Trauma with Resilience and Hope

June 24, 2021
When: June 24, 2021; 2:30 - 3:30pm Location: Virtual About: Presented by Linda Henderson-Smith, PH.D. LPC—Director, Children and Trauma-Informed Services, National Council for Behavioral Health, Elizabeth Guroff, MA, LCMFT, Director, read more …

Creating a Student-Athlete Gambling Awareness Program in Nevada

June 24, 2021
When: June 24, 2021; 12:00 - 2:00pm Location: Virtual About: As many as 2% of Nevada’s youth may struggle with a gambling problem. Research suggests that student-athletes engage in gambling activities, particularly those revolving around sports, read more …

Joyful Together: Reigniting Relationships and Reinforcing Resiliency in Children and Caregivers

June 24, 2021
When: June 16, 2021; 10:00 - 11:30am and June 24, 2021; 10:00 - 11:30am Location: Virtual About: The effects of toxic stress can be detrimental; however its effects can be dampened and even overcome through joyful, positive experiences. Parents and read more …

The Intersection of Prevention and Recovery

June 24, 2021
When: June 24 and 29, 2021; 10:00am - 12:00pm (two-part series) Location: Virtual About: This series was developed to demonstrate how the fields of prevention and recovery share common goals and explore ways professionals read more …

I am a Prevention Professional, But I Do Not Do Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Prevention!: Discovering the Synergy Between AOD Prevention and Other Types of Prevention

June 24, 2021
When: June 24, 2021; 9:00 - 11:45am Location: Virtual About: While the prevention field has been evolving for decades, most of its focus has been on AOD prevention alone. Yet our field has expanded and there are many preventionists that focus on other read more …

Pitching Prevention: Explaining the Importance of Prevention through Effective Messages

June 24, 2021
When: June 24, 2021; 2:00 - 3:30pm Location: Virtual About: This webinar will provide insight and information on how to tell your story and promote prevention in your community.  The webinar will focus on using persuasive communication, tailoring read more …

Power of Postvention Workshop Series

June 25, 2021
When: April 2, 16, 30; May  14, 28; June 11, 25; 1:00pm Location: Virtual About: The series consists of seven components and will include practical information on the aftermath of suicide so that participants can return to their community read more …

An Introduction to Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

June 25, 2021
When: June 25, 2021; 9:00am - 4:00pm Location: Virtual About: This training will provide an introduction to gender identity and sexual orientation and increase the participant’s knowledge of the challenges for sexual minorities. Participants will read more …

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

June 25, 2021
When: June 25, 2021; 11:30am - 12:30pm Location: Virtual About: This workshop will focus on screen time by youth and how it impact decision-making skills, impulse control as well as gambling. The topic will delve into possible impacts of screen time on read more …

Effectively Working with the LGBTQ Population

June 25, 2021
When: June 25, 2021; 9:00am - 12:00pm Location: Virtual About: For decades mental health and other professionals have worked with members of the LGBTQ population and have not even known it. This presentation will help attendees build cultural read more …

The Intersection of Prevention and Recovery

June 29, 2021
When: June 24 and 29, 2021; 10:00am - 12:00pm (two-part series) Location: Virtual About: This series was developed to demonstrate how the fields of prevention and recovery share common goals and explore ways professionals read more …