OUR WORK BEGINS WHEN WE STEP UP TO THE PLATE

By Beth Price Morrison, Cascade County Prevention Specialist Since 2019, the Cascade County Substance Abuse Prevention Alliance (SAPA) has partnered with the Great …

Parents’ Night Out Pilot Study

“Parents’ Night Out” Pilot Study Overview The “Talk.  They Hear You.” national media campaign has developed an hour-long educational presentation for parents and …

Backpacks for Foster Care Children in Roosevelt County

By: Ashley Toavs, PFS Roosevelt County   The past few months, EMCMHC and I have been fortunate enough to work with Child and …

Nutrition and Mental/Behavioral Health

What does nutrition have to do with our child’s mental and behavioral health?   As parents we want to provide our children with …

Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Campaign

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies – The Montana Coalition (HMHB-MT) is working to create a public messaging campaign to combat the stigma associated with …

Montana Expands Parenting Site for Those Parenting Infants All the Way to Teens

Contact:  Jon Ebelt, Public Information Officer, DPHHS, (406) 444-0936 Chuck Council, Communications Specialist, DPHHS, (406) 444-4391 Officials with the Department of Public Health …

More About PAX Tools Community Training

By: Kate Paolucci, PAX Tools Manager from the PAXIS Institute PAX Tools™ is a collection of trauma-informed, evidence-based behavioral strategies for families and …

There’s Always Something to be Thankful For

By Sara Mahoney As 2020 draws to an end and we find ourselves going into the holiday season, it’s often a time for …

NHTSA 2021 Campaign Calendar

Sober Life Hi-Line Kickoff

Mary Miller, Toole County Prevention Specialists attended the Regional Meeting in Havre for the North Central District.  At that meeting, Thomas Rasburg, Alliance …

Top Five Takeaways from the Positive Culture Framework Training

By: Matt Erdel, Blaine County PFS This month Prevention Specialists throughout the state of Montana had the chance to learn about the Positive …

Top 5 Take-Aways from the Annual HIDTA Prevention Summit

On October 8, the Office of National Drug Control Policy’s (ONDCP) National High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Program Office (NHPO) and A …