Videos

Find short video interviews featuring SAMHSA grantees and other prevention professionals sharing their experiences planning and implementing prevention programs and applying CAPT training and technical assistance.

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Prevention in the Wake of Disaster

Leslie Brougham Freeman, a Louisiana prevention official, describes the impact of recent natural disasters on the state's prevention activities and practitioner roles.

2012
Training and Technical Assistance in New York State: The Value of a Regional Approach

Learn how New York successfully delivers training and technical assistance services across a large and diverse state.

2012
Evidence-based Prevention: The New York State of Mind

New York State prevention official Barry Donovan describes his state’s efforts to ensure that its funded providers implement evidence-based programming.

2012
Building Prevention Capacity Through Collaboration

Learn how building prevention capacity through collaboration can improve behavioral health and increase program sustainability.

2012
Does it Pay to Invest in Training and Technical Assistance?

Evaluator Paul Florin presents findings from the evaluation of Rhode Island’s Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant (SPF SIG).

2012
SUMN.ORG: Accessing Data the Minnesota Way!

Learn about Minnesota’s public warehouse of substance use data known as SUMN.org.

2012
Incorporating Prevention Into Mental Health Settings

Health journalist Dr. Michael T. Compton discusses how setting common goals helps mental health and prevention professionals work together in the same setting.

2012
Prevention in Alaska: Addressing the Impact of Alcohol Use on Other Areas of Behavioral Health

Alaska prevention official L. Diane Casto discusses the state’s efforts to focus on the behavioral health impacts of alcohol use that are often overlooked.

2012
Providing Behavioral Health Services Across the Continuum

Comprehensive, bilingual behavioral health services for Spanish-speaking adults and youth resulted in effective prevention and intervention programs.

2012
Prevention in Colorado: The Impact of the Strategic Prevention Framework

Learn how applying SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) to assess needs and evaluate outcomes has impacted prevention planning in Colorado.

2012
Prevention in Alaska: Seeing the Whole Picture

Learn how improved data collection in Alaska and a focus on preventing underage drinking and alcohol use disorders are impacting prevention efforts.

2012
Prevention in Massachusetts: Following the Data

Learn how Massachusetts applied the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) to conduct a statewide needs assessment and identify prevention priorities.

2012
Data-driven Decision-making in South Carolina

Steve Burritt, an evaluator for South Carolina’s Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant (SPF SIG), describes lessons learned from data assessment.

2012
Prevention in the Marshall Islands: The Role of Tradition

In the Marshall Islands, prevention leaders are tapping cultural practices, knowledge, and skills to address a growing substance use problem.

2012
Prevention in Michigan: Sharing Data Across Systems

Learn how an effort to share data across Michigan’s multiple data systems helped prevention professionals identify priorities and plan and implement programs.

2012
Aligning Substance Abuse Prevention with Mental Health and Primary Care

Gain strategies for how prevention professionals can work with mental health and primary care providers and raise awareness of why prevention matters.

2012

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