Community Engagement Conference - Stopping DUI's Before They Start
September 19 - 21, 2016
Fairmont Hot Springs, Anaconda, MT
This Interagency Coordinating Council for State Prevention Programs sponsored fall conference intends to build and strengthen collaboration between prevention specialists and DUI Task Forces. This free event serves to provide real local examples and demonstrate skills needed to work together and effectively reduce DUIs in the state of Montana.
Prevention specialists, DUI Task Force members, law enforcement, prevention coalition members and community members.
• The science of prevention and how to apply it
• Strategies for effective community engagement
• Linking with law enforcement
Featured Speaker: J. David Hawkins, Ph.D.
J. David Hawkins, Ph.D. is the Endowed Professor of Prevention and Founding Director of the Social Development Research Group, School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Sociology and Education. His research focuses on understanding and preventing child and adolescent health and behavior problems, particularly in regard to risk and protective factors and the interaction of the factors relative to the development of healthy behavior and the prevention of problem behaviors. Dr. Hawkins is also the principal investigator of the Community Youth Development Study, a randomized field experiment that tested the effectiveness of the Communities That Care prevention system developed by Hawkins and Richard F. Catalano. The author of more than 300 research articles, book chapters, and books, Hawkins is also the developer of prevention programs that focus on families and parents. Dr. Hawkins has served on multiple boards, including the Institute of Medicine’s Board on Children, Youth, and Families; National Institute on Drug Abuse’s Epidemiology, Prevention and Services Research Review Committee; and the Department of Education’s Safe, Disciplined, Drug-Free Schools Expert Panel. The recipient of prestigious awards, including the Presidential Award from the Society for Prevention Research, Dr. Hawkins is committed to translating research into effective practice and policy in order to improve adolescent health and development outcomes.
Fairmont Hot Springs
1500 Fairmont Road
Fairmont, MT 59711
You can reserve your hotel at www.FairmontMontana.com.
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Next, click "Groups" and enter the group id and password:
Group ID: 18021
Conference Schedule (PDF)
Save the Date Card (PDF)
There will be a resource table if you would like to bring any information to share.
If you are also planning on attending the MTUPP, Champions for a Tobacco-Free Montana conference at Fairmont Hot Springs, you may register online:
The Prevention Resource Center makes reasonable accommodations for any known disability that may interfere with a person's ability to participate in public meetings. Persons needing an accommodation must notify PRC no later than three day before the meeting date to allow enough time to make arrangements. To make your request, you can call (406) 444-3484 or through the Montana Relay 711.
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