IMPACT MOHAVE COUNTY Description: IMPACT (In Mohave Prevention Action Collaboration Team) is using a county-wide approach to increase access to effective, evidence-based substance use prevention services across the critically high-need, rural tri-city area of Mohave County, Arizona. It is working with current community substance abuse coalitions: in Lake Havasu City YADAH (Young Adult Development Association of Havasu), in Kingman the Meth Coalition and MSTEPP (Mohave Substance Abuse Treatment and Education Prevention Partnership),…Read More
Positive Parenting Program
The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program ® is a parenting and family support system designed to prevent – as well as treat – behavioral and emotional problems in children and teenagers. It aims to prevent problems in the family, school and community before they arise and to create family environments that encourage children to realize their potential.
Triple P draws on social learning, cognitive behavioral and developmental theory as well as research into risk factors associated with the development of social and behavioral problems in children. It aims to equip parents with the skills and confidence they need to be self-sufficient and to be able to manage family issues without ongoing support.
And while it is almost universally successful in improving behavioral problems, more than half of Triple P’s 17 parenting strategies focus on developing positive relationships, attitudes and conduct.
Triple P is delivered to parents of children up to 12 years.
Benefits of Triple P
- Can be tailored to all ages of children, from babies to teenagers
- Multi level system can be delivered to different types of families and family dynamics
- Evidence based approach to learning and outcomes
- Work with many different cultures and ethnicities
- Available in Spanish and English
- Has been shown to reduce costs associated with conduct disorder, child abuse, and out-of-home placement
LocationsAvailable in these communities
- Trauma Informed Care Training
- Adverse Childhood Experiences Training (ACES)
- Positive Parenting Program
- Too Good For Drugs
- Youth Mental Health First Aid
- Ajo Substance Abuse Prevention and Education Coalition (SAPE)
- 360 Substance Misuse Training
- Botvin’s Life Skills
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