NEW Series! Group Facilitation Skills Trainings

Register for upcoming trainings sponsored by the Office of Behavioral Health Wellness and conducted by ToP Facilitation Trainers. The methods and processes will be immediately applicable to interpersonal, small group and large group conversations, and will help participants facilitate productive discussions, shared awareness, decisions, planning and action at team, workgroup, committee, coalition, and community meetings….

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SOR Quarterly Progress Report – Q1

OMNI is excited to share our first SOR Quarterly Progress Report for the first quarter of this fiscal year (October – December 2020). These new reports will be released on a quarterly basis and will outline activities from the prior quarter of the SOR grant specific to prevention, treatment, and recovery efforts across the state….

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MPNN CSB LGBTQ+ Coalition Task Force Meeting 3/18/21

  MPNN LGBTQ+ COALITION  TASK FORCE MEETING When: Thursday, March 18th Time: 3-4pm Online Registration: https://bayriverstelehealth.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwkduCopzgjE9D09NuuTz_2hr7C3fvMHHON After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   This month we have a special guest speaker from Thrive Virginia!   RSVP: prevent@mpnn.state.va.us   For Additional Information: (804) 642-5402 or 1-888-PREV-550

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NEW Series! Group Facilitation Skills Trainings

Register for upcoming trainings sponsored by the Office of Behavioral Health Wellness and conducted by ToP Facilitation Trainers. The methods and processes will be immediately applicable to interpersonal, small group and large group conversations, and will help participants facilitate productive discussions, shared awareness, decisions, planning and action at team, workgroup, committee, coalition, and community meetings….

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Mental Health, Our Children, and a Pandemic

Roanoke Valley Family Magazine, February 2021 edition features an article written by Cathy Brown, Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare’s Child, Youth, and Family Services Division Director. It highlights ways for parents to support their children during the pandemic and when to get help (pg. 24). The Family Wellness Initiative also submitted an ad created by BRBH Prevention…

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February 16 Issue of Prevention Today, plus Keith Cartwright is on Awareness 2 Action

In this issue of Prevention Today, we look at the importance of healthy social connections, our latest podcast episode and upcoming virtual events. Read HERE Plus, Keith Cartwright is our guest on the latest episode of Awareness 2 Action! We sit down with him and discuss Adverse Childhood Experiences, where prevention and health promotion should…

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Virginia ABC Needs Assessment on Youth Substance Use Prevention

Virginia ABC needs your help in collecting data on K-12 substance use prevention efforts! In order to identify current K-12 substance use prevention efforts, Virginia ABC will be conducting a statewide needs assessment. This needs assessment will include K-12 staff, school division staff, parents and community substance use prevention professionals. We will use the data…

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Hoping to Save a Life, One Pizza Box at a Time

The Eastern Shore CSB has partnered with pizza restaurants from all over our catchment area, from Cape Charles all the way to Chincoteague. Our Prevention Services team delivered each restaurant suicide prevention pizza boxes. It’s important to start the conversation when it comes to suicide. Recognize the signs. Ask the question. Save a life. Together…

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