Focusing on Focus Groups
This interactive, self-paced course engages practitioners in the process of assessing the substance abuse needs of their communities. Participants will explore a step-wise process for creating focus groups, identifying and preparing staff to lead them, recruiting participants, and organizing and analyzing the data and the qualitative data these groups produce. It is appropriate for practitioners working at both the state and local levels.
Prevention practitioners working at the state level or in communities
This course has been endorsed by the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC). Individuals who receive a passing grade on the course self-assessment (80% correct) will receive a certificate for 2 hours of participation.
This training has also been approved by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) to satisfy CASAC renewal requirements and CPP/CPS initial/renewal credentialing requirements.
Education Development Center is a NADAAC-approved vendor.