Training Sessions


From your first full day at Mid-Year to your last, you'll experience in-depth and innovative training sessions on a variety of subjects impacting the field. Use the interactive training grid on the right to learn about each training session and to plan your Mid-Year schedule. Once session handouts are available, they will be posted to that session's page.

Topical Areas

  • Coalition Leadership
  • Cross-Sector Collaboration
  • Evaluation and Research
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Policy and Advocacy
  • Sustainability
  • What's Trending

As community change agents, we embrace the philosphy in our work to improve the quality of life in our nation's communityies through prevention work.  High performing coalitions are those that have developed broad-based strategic alliances, implemented proven and promising strategies and achieved population-level change. Training sessions will featue the latest data available on the impact and implications of "medical" and commercialized marijuana, cover the increasing importance of community coaltions stemming the tide of the opioid epidemic and many other relevent subjects in prevention. These topic areas will also include snapshots of the changing landscapres of other drug and alcohol prevalence across the nation. Best practices in tackling drugs on the rise and their associated consequences will also be shared. 



Course Grid
Midyear Training Session Tracks