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Understanding and Using Advocacy

Source: Minnesota Prevention Resource Center Advocating for your clients and the communities you serve is an important part of your […]

Protected: Unpacking the Cultural Iceberg: Looking Deeper Into Bias and Cultural Norms

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Being an Ally & Addressing Microaggresions

Source: Minnesota Prevention Resource Center Most of us care deeply about creating equitable and inclusive spaces, where our clients and […]

Info Brief: Responsible Beverage Server Training (RBST) Offerings in Minnesota

Source: Minnesota Prevention Resource Center What options are there in Minnesota for Responsible Beverage Server Training? View this fact sheet […]

Persuasive Confidence

Implementing prevention strategies and building the community partnerships to do so successfully – it all involves a bit of persuasion […]

Tobacco 21: What you need to know about Policy Initiatives, FAQs, and Impact

Momentum to raise the tobacco sales age from 18 to 21 has been growing in cities and counties throughout Minnesota. […]

Rural Pulse Research

Source: Blandin Foundation The Blandin Foundation undertakes the Rural Pulse™ study approximately every three years to understand issues, priorities, needs, […]

Uncovering Health Disparities: Racial Equity and Substance Use Prevention in Minnesota

Source: Minnesota Prevention Resource Center and Minnesota Department of Health The overall drug overdose mortality rate in Minnesota is relatively […]

Youth Engagement Matters

Source: University of Minnesota Extension This online course teaches four ways to engage youth, including collective action to create change […]

Preventing Youth Marijuana Use: Factors Associated With Use

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration This tool provides several tables connecting youth marijuana use to various youth […]

Substance Use Prevention: It’s Good for Business!

Source: Minnesota Prevention Resource Center, Minnesota Department of Health, and Minnesota Business Partnership Did you know it’s been estimated we […]

Preparing for Prescriber Education: Getting the Lay of the Land

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Learn how to prepare to educate prescibers. Important considerations are taken based […]