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LifeSkills Training Evidence Based Elementary & Middle School Training- Dedham
January 15, 2019 . 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) is a research-validated substance misuse prevention program proven to reduce the risks of alcohol, tobacco, drug misuse, and violence. This LST Certification Training enables participants to implement a series of Sessions with 3rd – 5th grade youth, and/or a different set of Sessions that can be done with the 6th or 7th grade youth.
It can be implemented by anyone who completes this one-day Certification Training. The training, curriculum, and student guides are offered at no charge by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. This comprehensive and exciting program provides young people with the confidence and skills necessary to successfully handle challenging situations. Once Certified by this training, instructors can order materials at no charge for the subsequent 2 grades if they wish.