If you were away on vacation anytime during the summer, you may have missed some of our informative blogs. Here is a list of several key articles you will want to read, and even re-read.  Enjoy!   Screening and Brief Interventions: http://preventionpluswellness.com/2017/06/screening-and-brief-interventions/   Can Sports and Physical Activity Prevent Youth Substance Use? http://preventionpluswellness.com/2017/07/sports-physical-activity-substance-use/   […]


  I’ve repeatedly been asked the question: “What does it cost to have you come and conduct an onsite Prevention Plus Wellness training workshop for us?   The answer is, it depends.   We are committed to keeping the travel costs as low as possible for you.  These costs include transportation and hotel expenses, if […]


PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE True Stories about Preventing Substance Use and Promoting Fitness among Youth   Jacksonville, FL. September 8, 2017.  “We have always been blessed with wonderful prevention and health partners,” said Chudley Werch, PhD, President at Prevention Plus Wellness, LLC.  “Our partners are the main reason why we are in the business […]


  Below are a few new stories from some of the good folks who are using the single-session evidence-based SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness (PPW) program around the nation.   See what you think about how others are using SPORT PPW to prevent youth substance use while promoting their physical activity, sports participation, and health by […]


  Giving small businesses and corporations specific reasons to sponsor your sports program, team, league or organization will increase the likelihood you’ll be successful at winning funds.   Typically, sports programs request business sponsorships for things like equipment, uniforms and fees.   But how about requesting sponsoring something that will directly increase the positive development […]


Small businesses and corporations know that sponsoring local, regional and state youth sports programs is a great way to increase company awareness, enhance their brand, and grow relationships with community youth, families, coaches, program organizers and fans.   Sports programs, leagues and associations know that getting financial support from small businesses is key to them […]


  A 2017 study published in Addiction Research & Theory examined the influence of college athletes’ perceptions of coaches on their alcohol consumption. Results indicated that student athletes that perceived their head coaches as having higher concerned communication and lower conditional leniency related to athlete alcohol use was associated with less student alcohol consumption. The […]


  A new report from the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse and Addiction examined research on youth sports participation and substance use, as well as gaps in the research and future implications. Among the implications for programs and practices cited in the report were the following: Have peers deliver the intervention (i.e., leverage team mates […]

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