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    Relationships, Collaboration and Learning: Measuring Progress, Addressing Challenges

    Substance Use Prevention November 7, 2016 By Sissy Weldon

    On October 13 and 14, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation hosted the fourth annual Youth Substance Use Prevention and Early Intervention Strategic Initiative convening in Washington D.C. This meeting serves as an opportunity for partner organizations to learn about progress in advancing screening and early intervention approaches for youth, as well as to discuss emerging issues, and network with practitioners and experts in the field.

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    FrameWorks Institute Releases Report on Media and Organizational Discourse on Adolescent Substance Use

    Substance Use Prevention September 22, 2016

    The report provides experts and advocates with a detailed understanding of the communications environment that surrounds them and points to strategic opportunities to reshape it.

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    Generation Found coming to a screen near you!

    Substance Use Prevention August 30, 2016

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is pleased to support Generation Found, a powerful story about one community coming together to ignite a youth addiction recovery revolution in their hometown of Houston, TX.

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    Keeping Alcohol in Focus to Reduce Youth Substance Use

    Substance Use Prevention April 12, 2016 By Alexa Eggleston

    This Alcohol Awareness Month, we take the opportunity to highlight the progress being made in reducing youth alcohol use and to identify concrete steps that can be taken to target early use and binge drinking in young people to drive down rates even further.

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    The Power of Effective Messaging

    Substance Use Prevention December 9, 2015 By Tenille Metti

    On November 10 and 11, we hosted our third annual Substance Use Prevention grantee and stakeholder convening in Washington, D.C. Grantees and partners came together to learn about progress in advancing screening and early intervention approaches for youth, as well as to discuss emerging issues, and network with practitioners and experts in the field.

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    Celebrating Recovery, Looking Towards the Intersection of Education and Public Health

    Substance Use Prevention September 16, 2015 By Alexa Eggleston, Tenille Metti

    National Recovery Month focuses on bringing awareness to mental health and substance use disorders and celebrating those who are in recovery. As we celebrate the millions of people in recovery, it is important to recognize the actions foundations and other organizations can take to strengthen the entire continuum of services for youth, especially in educational settings.

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    Infographic: Identifying Early Warning Signs

    Substance Use Prevention June 24, 2015 By Alexa Eggleston

    Youth are especially vulnerable to developing substance use disorders, which carry the potential for life-altering consequences. The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation’s strategy focuses on screening and early intervention.

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    The Opportunity That Lies Within Early Intervention

    Substance Use Prevention June 8, 2015 By Tenille Metti

    So often in our conversations with policy makers, practitioners, and families across the country about preventing and reducing substance use among youth, people express a mixture of optimism and concern.

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