Training and Technical Assistance Tools

Find training and technical assistance tools to support your prevention efforts and help you use the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF).

Search training and technical assistance tools by keyword, prevention topic, SPF step, and location at tools and other learning resources.

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Locating Research on Substance Misuse

Use these reliable sources to help find research on substance misuse and its prevention.

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Resources Related to Working with an Evaluator

Access resources related to working with an evaluator, including online checklists and other tools.

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Developing Your Logic Model Worksheet

Use the seven-step Developing Your Logic Model Worksheet as a template for developing a logic model for your prevention program.

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Developing a Logic Model to Guide Program Evaluation

The Developing a Logic Model to Guide Program Evaluation presentation shows how logic models can be used to plan, implement, and evaluate prevention programs.

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Strategies to Prevent Binge or Heavy Episodic Drinking Among Adolescents and Young Adults: Using Prevention Research to Guide Prevention Practice

Find summaries of studies that address binge and heavy episodic drinking among adolescents and young adults, as well as prevention strategies.

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Mapping Interventions to Different Levels of Risk

The Mapping Interventions to Different Levels of Risk chart provides examples of prevention interventions adaptable by age and for various populations.

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Risk and Protective Factors Associated with Binge or Heavy Episodic Drinking Among Adolescents and Young Adults: Using Prevention Research to Guide Prevention Practice

An overview of prevention research on risk and protective factors associated with binge and heavy episodic drinking among adolescents and young adults.

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Building the Evaluation Capacity of Local Programs Serving American Indian/Alaska Native Populations: Lessons Learned

Lessons from an initiative to build evaluation capacity among prevention programs serving American Indian and Alaska Native populations.

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General Data Portals

Find a list of general data portals that provide access to, or guidelines for, how to access public health data for multiple geographic areas.

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Finding Evidence-based Programs and Practices

Access information on evidence-based prevention programs and practices.

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Evaluation Tools and Resources

Find tools and resources for evaluation, including aides and tip sheets.

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Evaluation Organizations

Access a list of evaluation organizations that provide training, technical assistance, and other services for prevention professionals.

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CDC 2013 Prevention Status Reports

Learn about the status of state-level prevention practices using the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) 2013 Prevention Status Reports.

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Reporting Your Evaluation Results

Evaluation results reporting helps you improve your program and is crucial for fundraising and gaining community support.

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Minimizing Evaluation Costs

Understanding the cost of evaluations and the realities of the budget can help prevention practitioners focus on the right results.

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Using Process Evaluation to Monitor Program Implementation

Learn how to use process evaluation to determine if an intervention was implemented as planned and successfully reached the target population.

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Basic Epidemiology (2nd Edition)

The second edition of Basic Epidemiology, a World Health Organization publication, provides examples of the uses and applications of epidemiology in public health.

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CASEL Guide—Effective Social and Emotional Learning Programs for Preschool and Elementary Schools

The CASEL Guide contains an array of effective, research-based social and emotional learning programs for preschool and elementary schools.

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Evaluating Social Media Efforts: One Approach to Consider

Find tips for planning social media efforts and information about online tools you can use to evaluate your success.

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What Are Core Components...and Why Do They Matter?

Learn about the core components of evidence-based interventions and programs and why they matter to prevention efforts and outcomes.

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