Trainings, Conferences and
Professional Development

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Northland Prevention Conference

At this exciting one-day conference, hosted annually at the end of February or beginning of March, coalition members and concerned adults in our communities gain tools, resources, and knowledge that fuel effective prevention efforts across the Northland

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

YMHFA teaches non-clinicians how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders in youth. The 6-hour training gives these adults the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to youth ages 6 to 18 and help connect them to appropriate care. Trainings are hosted throughout the year, or private trainings for groups of 15 or more are available by request.

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Professional Development and Training

Beacon prevention specialists cater presentations and education to your audience on various topics related to preventing youth substance use or suicide, building resilience/protective factors, and promoting youth mental wellness.

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Our array of services is designed to meet the needs of the community.