Part 1: Prevention Career Roadmap

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3-Part Webinar Series: Improving Workforce Retention in the Substance Misuse Prevention Field

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Part 1: Prevention Career Roadmap

May 18, 2023


Presented by: Erin Burnett (she/her), Co-Director @ New England PTTC, Senior Training & Technical Assistance Coordinator @  AdCare Educational Institute of Maine, and Chair @ Maine Prevention Certification Board


This webinar will provide an overview of the resources developed by the New England PTTC for the new and mid-level prevention specialist to aid them in their professional development and career growth in the substance misuse prevention field.

After this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the universal developmental training needs of the substance misuse prevention workforce.

  2. Determine where they are at on the Prevention Specialist career lattice and where they might be headed depending on their professional development goals.

  3. Establish their professional development goals for their career in the substance misuse prevention field.

  4. Learn about the importance of Prevention Specialist certification and the requirements for certification in their state.


Webinar Resource:

PowerPoint slides with links to resources LINK

Webinar Recording LINK 

Professional Development Grid Fillable LINK

May 18, 2023
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