What Is a Comprehensive Approach to Opioid Overdose Prevention?

Resource Type
Archived Webinar

Delivered January 24, 2019, this hour-long webinar explores the benefits of a comprehensive prevention approach and examples of successful implementation. Gary Langis, founding member of the New England Prevention Alliance, and Alejandro Rivero, Program Manager for the Prevention Department at Bay State Community Services and Program Director of Impact Quincy, engage in a rich discussion of their experiences:

  • Partnering with communities to design and implement comprehensive plans.
  • Building readiness among diverse sectors to participate in overdose prevention efforts.
  • Developing “postvention” strategies that have revolutionized community responses to non-fatal overdose.