Too Good For Drugs Curriculum Training-HHSC Prevention Providers Only

Too Good For Drugs Curriculum Training-HHSC Prevention Providers Only

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/19/2020
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location
San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

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Texas Prevention Training, Texas Health and Human Services (HHSC) Statewide Training Entity,  will be conducting Too Good For Drugs training in San Antonio, Texas. The training will take place at the  at SACADA, on February 19, 2020 from 8am-5pm.

Too Good for Drugs, a program of the Mendez Foundation

Skill development is at the core of Too Good for Drugs, a universal K-12 prevention education program designed to mitigate the risk factors and enhance protective factors related to alcohol, tobacco, and other drug (ATOD) use. The lessons introduce and develop social and emotional skills for making healthy choices, building positive friendships, developing self-efficacy, communicating effectively, and resisting peer pressure and influence.

Too Good for Drugs teaches five essential social and emotional learning skills, which research has linked with healthy development and academic success:

  • Setting Reachable Goals
  • Making Responsible Decisions
  • Bonding with Pro-Social Others
  • Identifying and Managing Emotions
  • Communicating Effectively

This training is only for HHSC Prevention Providers only. If you have any staff needing to attend this training please reply to this message with the number of staff you plan to send for the training ASAP. I must cap the number of seats at 30 individuals.

RSVPs need to be made to Marcus Kavanaugh by February 10, 2020 to MKavanaugh@sacada.org or (210) 225-4741.