Regional Learning Collaborative - Scioto County (May 2019)

Wednesday, 8 May 2019 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM EST

919 7th St, Portsmouth, OH, 45662, United States

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Wednesday, 8 May 2019 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM EST

ADAMHS Board Of Adams Lawrence and Scioto Counties, 919 7th St, Portsmouth, OH, 45662, United States.

Goals: The goals of the Regional Learning Collaborartives are to enhance the skills of prevention practitioners and prepare them for becoming an Ohio Certified Prevention Specialist (OCPSA, OCPS, or OCPC).

Objectives: At the conclusion of this Regional Learning Collaborative, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the Ohio Chemical Dependency Board’s Certified Prevention Specialist requirements.
  • Connect his or her experiences in ATOD prevention with those working in prevention across the state and in other communities.
  • Identify emerging trends in ATOD use and misuse and discuss efforts to reduce substance abuse in their communities.
  • Obtain and compile resources within the science of prevention.

Hands On Coaching: Please bring copies of your past prevention training certificates/CEUs. The afternoon session will be dedicated to working on the requirements necessary to obtain your Ohio Prevention Specialist credentials; this includes reviewing past CEUs to determine if they meet the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board’s Specific Prevention Education Areas.

Continuing Education4.0 hr Prevention CEU hours have been approved.

Lunch: We will break for lunch for 1/2 hour; if you prefer to bring your own lunch you are welcome to do so.

Prerequisite:  Prior to attending the Regional Learning Collaborative, we would like to you to view a series of 4 webinars.  These webinars are designed to offer guidance related to the Ohio Prevention Specialist Credentials application process and will help you with your individual professional development goals.  Please copy the link below and into your browser to access this series of webinars. 

OCAM: The Regional Learning Collaborative is an initiative of the Ohio Coaching and Mentoring Network (OCAM), with support from the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services. 

Cancellation policy

Should you need to cancel your participation, please contact Jennifer Benson by Friday, May 3rd at

The Ohio Coaching and Mentoring Network (OCAM) is coordinated by PreventionFIRST! and will be working with a team of coaches to provide training, technical assistance, and mentoring in alignment with Ohio’s SPF-PFS priorities. This expanded infrastructure will lead to an increased use of evidence-based practice and ensure that Ohio’s rural and Appalachian populations have equitable access to culturally competent substance abuse prevention services. Questions? Please contact Jennifer Benson at (513) 675-5594 or

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