This module provides insights on and discusses evidenced-based strategies to promote harm reduction among the youth population. Professionals gain an understanding and knowledge of the foundational principles central to harm reduction, in addition to substance-use trends among youth and strategies and tools to use when working with young adults.

Faculty: Keristen Mazyck, LISW-CP, HIVPCP

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Identify foundational principles central to harm reduction.
  • Describe harm reduction strategies tailored to youth.
  • Discuss substance use trends among youth and adolescents.
  • Discuss the prevalence of substance use among youth. 
  • Describe harm reduction issues specific to youth experiencing mental and/or behavioral health conditions.

NOTE: This module does NOT offer continuing education credits.