Training

Prevention Consultants of Missouri can provide a variety of trainings and workshops by a professional staff. These sessions can be tailored to different audiences, needs, and time frames. If you are interested in any of the trainings listed below or curious about one of a similar topic please contact us

Youth

Teens Against Tobacco Use

The peer education program teaches older kids how to use fun, interactive tobacco prevention activities to teach younger students refusal skills and facts about the dangers of tobacco use.

Peer Conflict Mediation Training

Student teams are trained to mediate conflict between their peers to prevent discipline referrals and violence at school.

Bully Prevention Training of Peer Trainers

The program trains selected high school students in providing effective bully prevention presentations. After being trained, they present in classrooms of younger students to teach prevention and successful intervention with bullying in their school and community.

 

Adults

Bully Prevention Education

Presentations are provided for students, faculty, staff, and parents to teach effective skills and methods to reduce the consequences of bully behavior

Drug Use, Misuse, and Trends

This workshop provides current, county-specific, substance use data and practical information about addiction, prevention, and descriptions of common drugs of abuse.

Suicide Prevention Training

Certified staff provide the research-based and nationally recognized Question, Persuade, and Refer prevention training. Participants learn skills in recognizing suicidal risk, structured techniques of safe intervention, and methods of effective referral. The training is appropriate for those working or volunteering with adults, teens, or children.

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Certified staff present the research-based curriculum in an 8 hour course. Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people.

Adult Mental Health First Aid 

Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health or substance use-related crisis. In the Mental Health First Aid course, you learn risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help. Certified staff present this research-based curriculum in an 8 hour course.

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