Growing the Positive in Your Community

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Learn how to increase healthy attitudes and behaviors surrounding youth substance use

ESD 113, in partnership with the Washington State Healthcare Authority, is offering a two-part training series called “Growing the Positive in your Community.” This training is led by the Montana Institute and is an introduction to the science of positive community norms. Explore, discuss, practice, and reflect on integrating positive norms into your messages and communications surrounding attitudes and behaviors among youth around substance use.

Part 1: Introductory Training

May 23 or May 29 | 1–2:30 pm | Online | Zoom

Part 1 will provide foundational information on positive prevention frameworks and prepare you for the June 10 on-site workshop. We have two times available: May 23 and May 29.

REGISTER for May 23

REGISTER for May 29

Part 2: In-Person Workshop

June 10 | 9 am–3:30 pm | Capital Region ESD 113

Part 2 dives into the application of positive community norms to increase healthy attitudes and behaviors among youth around substance use. This interactive workshop builds skills and an understanding of positive community norms’ implementation and impact. This workshop is at ESD 113 | 6005 Tyee Dr SW, Tumwater, WA 98512.

REGISTER for June 10