February 21, 2023 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This training is intended for substance use prevention professionals in Texas who have been in the field of prevention for at least 1 year.
About the SAPST Training:
The Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) is a foundational course of study in substance abuse prevention. The SAPST was developed by SAMHSA. It is for entry-level prevention practitioners working in states, jurisdictions, tribes and communities. The SAPST training is grounded in current research and SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework. It provides knowledge and skills to implement effective, data-driven prevention programs, practices, and policies that reduce behavioral health disparities and improve wellness.
PreRequisite: 5 hour self paced introductory online module
Day 1 Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (CST)
Day 2 Thursday, February 16, 2023 - 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (CST)
Day 3 Tuesday, February 21, 2023 - 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (CST)
Day 4 Thursday, February 23, 2023 - 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (CST)
Continuing Education Hours: 26.0* total over 4 days
Satisfactory completion of continuing education hours (CEHs) requires attending at least 85% of the training duration, participating in activities (e.g., polls, breakout groups), and completing the training evaluation.
Participants must be substance use prevention professionals in Texas who have been in the field of prevention for at least 1 year.
This training is limited to 24 participants. You must submit a registration and be approved to attend (you will receive an email approving or denying your registration).
Please direct any questions about this training to TPT via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1-888-878-0865.