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Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) - Portland
5441 SE Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97215
Monday, October 07, 2019, 9:00 AM to Thursday, October 10, 2019, 5:00 PM PDT
Category: OPHA Events

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) 
October 7-10, 2019 in Portland, OR

The OPHA Addiction Prevention Section is hosting the Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) in Portland! The SAPST is a foundational course of study in substance abuse prevention. This four-day, in-person training prepares participants to move from prevention science and theory to practice using the Strategic Prevention Framework. Click here to view the October 2019 SAPST flyer and agenda.


When: October 7-10, 2019 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day 
Where: Taborspace
5441 SE Belmont St. 
Portland, OR 97215
Cost: $200 for OPHA Members, $225 for non-members
Save money and become an OPHA Member today! You can select Addiction Prevention as your Special Interest Section to get involved! 
Registration: REGISTER HERE! Registration is required for this event. 
Registration closes when it reaches capacity at 25 participants--so register soon! 

Continuing Education: Participants completing the SAPST will receive a certificate for 25 hours of participation which satisfies CPP/CPS initial and CPP/CPS/CASAC renewal requirements. 

The SAPST prepares participants to: 

  • Address substance abuse prevention in the context of behavioral health
  • Improve practice by developing a comprehensive approach to prevention guided by SAMHSA's Strategic Prevention Framework
  • Reduce behavioral health disparities by identifying the needs of vulnerable populations and improving cultural competency
  • Sustain prevention by collaborating effectively across sectors to address shared risk factors and improve the health and well-being of communities in a cohesive way 

Questions? Contact Clair Raujol at [email protected] or 503-988-8222