Find out about new PS@EDC resources, presentations and projects.
|At-A-Glance: Prevention Solutions@EDC Services Over the Past Year||
In 2020-21, Prevention Solutions@EDC provided training and technical assistance to prevention practitioners across the country, on topics ranging from coalition leadership and sustainability planning to the social determinants of health and intersection of prevention and recovery.
|October 2021 Newsletter||
Read the latest news from Prevention Solutions @ EDC.
|PS@EDC Explores the Connections between Prevention and Recovery||
There is a growing need to better understand the relationship of substance abuse prevention to recovery and, moreover, to understand both prevention and recovery as they relate to resiliency. Find out how PS@EDC is addressing this challenge.
|McKinsey Dollars Open Door to Comprehensive Prevention Approaches||
PS@EDC is working with states across the country to invest unrestricted dollars in innovative prevention approaches and cross-sector collaboration.
|Innovation Learning Lab: Building Evaluation Capacity to Prevent Opioid Misuse and Overdose||
Through its Innovation Learning Lab, PS@EDC works closely with states to support local prevention programs to develop and evaluate innovative overdose prevention interventions.
|Community Opioid Collaborative: Building Healthy Communities||
Through our Community Opioid Collaborative, PS@EDC works with states to identify and create the constellation of supports that communities need to establish and sustain cross-sector approaches to reducing opioid misuse and overdose, identify communities ready to engage in these approaches, and support these communities in moving this work forward.
|New Bedford Health Department Partners with PS@EDC to Evaluate Overdose Response Efforts||
Learn about the work PS@EDC is doing to support the evaluation of New Bedford, Massachusetts’ TRAIN (Teach, Reach, and Initiate Naloxone) Project—designed to prepare first responders and key personnel to administer naloxone and provide post-overdose follow-up to affected individuals and their families.
|New Foundations Training Prepares Practitioners for Evolving Prevention Landscape||
Prevention Solutions@EDC’s new Prevention Fundamentals Online (PFO) training prepare practitioners new to the substance misuse prevention field and/or working in related disciplines to address substance misuse prevention within the broader context of behavioral health, and to do so through a lens of cultural competence and humility.