Together, we can create stronger communities throughout Utah.

Evidence-Based Prevention

Utah Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Communities That Care

Communities That Care

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

Bryce Canyon Summit Presentations

Alcohol Policies: How much do they really matter?

Understanding the Social and Biological Aspects of Adolescent Development

Social Media: Let’s Get Down to the Nitty Gritty

Utah Fall Prevention Conference 2020

Keynote Presentations

Utahs Virtual Fall Conference 2020 – Dr David Jernigan

Science Matters! Connecting Research and Practice in Prevention

Day 1 – Tuesday, November 10th, 2020

Leveraging the Power of Public-Private Partners to Develop a Statewide Suicide Prevention Campaign

Self-Care in a Selfless Field

Day 2 – Thursday, November 12th, 2020

What do Effective Coalitions Have In Common? Gery Shelafoe

Does Anyone Hear Me? Helping Your Audience Hear and Trust Your Message

Suicide Prevention During Covid-19

The SHARP Survey – Plans for The 2021 Project and New Analysis from 2019 Data

Day 3 – Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

Media that Motivates – How to Effectively Change Behavior and Culture

Understanding How to Leverage Telehealth Technology for Prevention Services

The New SHARP Web Tool – Ed Ho

Practical, Evidence Based Prevention. Fighting a War on Two Fronts – Bill Crano

Day 4 – Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Panel on Parenting Prevention Program Possibilities

How to Move the Movement – Community Mobilization

Additional Resources


Mountain Plains PTTC




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