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CELEBRATE HEALTHY LIVING!  

 

PHOTO CONTEST

 

Win a spot to have your photo

and/or your food recipe in our Calendar 2017!

 

Photo size:  11”x 8.5” (jpg or pdf)

Minimum Resolution: 300 DPI

Photo & Photo Release Form must be completed

and signed at time of submission

 

Submit online: prevent@mpnn.state.va.us

 

How Do You Celebrate Healthy Living?

  

Entries must be submitted by Monday, August 12, 2016

Questions? (804) 642.5402 or 1.888.PREV.550

 

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YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING

The Middle Peninsula-Northern Neck Community Services Board’s Prevention Services Division is offering a Youth Mental Health First Aid Training, on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, from 8:30am-4:30pm at Northern Neck Electric Meeting Room, 173, Pine Street, Warsaw, VA 22572.

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders.

 

Cost:  $15.00 per person.  Materials are included.  Please bring a brown bag lunch.

 Method of Payment: 

1.  Money Order payable to MPNN CSB can be mailed to:  PO Box 452, Hayes, VA 23072. 

2.  Cash payment to be made in person at the MPNN CSB Prevention Services Office:  3786 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes, VA 23072. 

If you have any questions, please call us at 804-642-5402 or email us at prevent@mpnn.state.va.us.

Online registration:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MHFA8-23-16

 

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APPLIED SUICIDE INTERVENTION SKILLS TRAINING

“ASIST”

 

We will be offering the Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST).  ASIST is a 2-day workshop designed to teach the skills to competently and confidently intervene with a person at risk of suicide.  Developed by LivingWorks Education, Inc. the workshop prepares people to integrate principles of intervention into everyday practice.  Number of participants are limited.  This training is open to the public.   Lunch and materials will be provided.

 

WHEN: Thursday & Friday, August 25 & 26, 2016

TIME:  8:30 am-4:30 pm

WHERE:  Bay Aging Meeting Room

                     5959 Fiddlers Green Rd., Gloucester, VA  23061

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:   Friday, August 19, 2016

COST:  There is no-cost for this training! 

ONLINE PRE-REGISTRATIONS:   

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ASIST8-2016

 

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THE NURTURING PARENTING PROGRAMS           

ON GOING NURTURING PARENTING PROGRAM (Parents Only)

1.  MPNNCSB Gloucester Counseling Center, 9228 George Washington Memorial Highway, Gloucester, VA 23061.

Tuesdays, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

 

2.  MPNN CSB Warsaw Counseling Center, 414 Main Street, Warsaw, Richmond County:  Mondays, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

 

Pre-registration is required. Cost: $20 Handbook + $20 per person/per session

 

NOTE:  The 15-week On-Going Nurturing Parenting Program takes place year round.

             Parents can enroll in the classes at any time.

 

IN-HOME PARENTING PROGRAM (Parents Only)

This is a 10-week program designed to meet parents need and implement it per referral only.  

 

Cost:  $225.00  per session.  Includes staff time for two facilitators, materials and travel.

 

                                                                                                                        

         

 

 

CHILDREN FIRST PROGRAM

Co-Parenting Class

WHAT:

Children First is a 4-hour co-parenting education program designed to promote positive and healthy communication for families experiencing the challenges of transition through separation and/or divorce.  The program assists parents in understanding  the importance of an active, involved, and positive relationship with their children by minimizing potential conflict.

 

WHEN & WHERE:

This program is implemented on a monthly basis, the first Thursday of each month at MPNN CSB Prevention Services Division Office, 3786 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes, VA 23072.

 

TIME:   

8:30am-12:30pm

 

COST:

$50.00 per person.  Payment must be received 10 days prior the schedule class. No exceptions.

 

REGISTRATION:

For further information about this program and to pre-register, please call us at 804-642-5402.

 

Pre-Registration by phone is required.

 

 

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SAVE THE DATE!

 

Walk to Prevent Suicide:

WALK FOR A NEW DAY!

 

Saturday, November 12, 2016

 

Sponsored by the MPNN CSB Prevention Services

In Partnership with the

MPNN Regional Suicide Prevention Task Force

(A Sub-Committee of the Coalition for 

Healthy Virginia Communities-CHVC)

For more information:

1-888-PREV-550 or 804-642-5402

prevent@mpnn.state.va.us

 

 

 

 




RVUC Resource Library List
The RVUC Resource Library is located on the second floor of the Prevention Services office at 872 General Puller Highway in Saluda.  There are hundreds of resources available for community organizations to borrow such as video's, & curriculum. There is also a collection of free parent booklets, professional brochures, and other information.  New to the collection are Foundation Directories for researching grant opportunities.  Call toll free 1-888-PREV-550 to find out the library hours and come by and browse.   Videos are loaned out for up to two weeks.



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