Online Ethics Now Available!

October 2021 ONLINE COURSE: Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners DATE: October 18-29, 2021 As substance misuse prevention professionals, we regularly face situations that require us to make ethical decisions. Often it is clear how to act ethically; sometimes it is not. This moderated online course explores the six principles of the…

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Gambling Resources

If you are looking for a place to find out about various trainings, conferences and webinars on problem gambling and gaming, bookmark this link to NCPG training calendar: https://www.ncpgambling.org/calendar/ If you are on facebook, the NCPG prevention committee has a facebook page you may want to link to.  https://www.facebook.com/groups/182042959104809/ 

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Behavioral Health Equity Training & TA

Hi Everyone, As I prepare for next year’s mental health block grant, I wanted to check in with prevention staff to hear what requests you may have to support behavioral health equity in your communities. Here are some of the activities I am planning on for the next fiscal year: Return of the Behavioral Health…

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PBPS Version 3 Announcement

Greetings CSBs, We are pleased to announce that CPGSI will be releasing Version 3 of the Performance Based Prevention System (PBPS v3) for Virginia CSBs this fall.  The next version of the system adds features to make data entry and reporting easier for users and enhances system security.  CPGSI has been working with OMNI and DBHDS to…

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Gambling & Gaming Brick and Mortar Scan Update

Happy Tuesday everyone! We wanted to clarify expectations regarding the Gambling & Gaming Brick and Mortar Scan which was recently shared on the Portal. From conversations with CSB staff, we know that some folks have begun conducting retailer visits as part of their larger prevention work. As a result of this understanding, the decision was…

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