Welcome to the Athena Forum

The Athena website is created for prevention professionals to develop, update, and sustain their substance abuse prevention work.

You can find general information about substance abuse prevention on this site or get specific documents and tools like sample agendas and surveys. You can also access prevention discussions and online training opportunities.

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Talking about ineffective and counterproductive strategies as you build the capacity of your community partners can be highly challenging for all involved, particularly if the practice under discussion has become a tradition, is close to your community partner's heart, or was their response to a tragedy or other personal experience with substance abuse. It can be downright devastating to learn that our best intentions may have been fruitless, or actually contributed to increases... Read more...

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