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October 12 – Preventing NPS misuse among young people

Mentor are determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We will do this through the delivery of free regional teacher training sessions and seminars exploring best practice in prevention and showcasing CAYT quality-assessed programmes for young people. In October 2017 Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) hosted our most recent Mentor-ADEPIS seminar, which focussed on […]

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June 30 – Using Social-Emotional Learning to Empower Young People

Mentor are determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We will do this through the delivery of free regional teacher training sessions and seminars exploring best practice in prevention and showcasing CAYT quality-assessed programmes for young people. In June 2017 Mentor delivered a teacher training event ‘Understanding Prevention – Social Emotional Learning to Empower […]

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April 26 – Kinship Care Week webinar: How can professionals support kinship carers?

This webinar is part of Kinship Care Week: April 24 – 30, 2017 Kinship Care Week is an opportunity to recognise the selfless work of kinship carers, raise awareness of kinship care in the community, and promote best practice among kinship care professionals. In this webinar, we heard from Heather McVeigh, […]

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March 14, 2017 – Evidence-based practice: effective youth alcohol and drug education

Mentor are determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We will do this through the delivery of free regional seminars exploring best practice in prevention and showcasing CAYT quality-assessed programmes for young people. The first Mentor-ADEPIS seminar of 2017, ‘Evidence-based practice: effective youth alcohol and drug education’, was held at Guildhall […]

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September 22, 2016 – Raising the standard: tools and tips to improve alcohol and drug prevention

Mentor is determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We are doing this through the delivery of free regional seminars through our Alcohol and Drug Education and Prevention Information Service (ADEPIS), exploring quality assessed programmes by the Centre for Analysis of Youth Transitions (CAYT). On Thursday 22nd September we were […]

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May 19, 2016 – Improving Schools-Based Alcohol and Drugs Education

On Thursday 19th May ADEPIS Programme Manager, Jamila Boughelaf, was invited to speak at the Primary Care and Public Health 2016 Conference in Birmingham. Jamila talked about effective ways to improve school-based alcohol and drug education, ensuring the use and promotion of best practice. On the day it was stressed […]

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March 7, 2016 – Targeted interventions and the case of PreVenture

This year ADEPIS are determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We will do this through the delivery of free regional seminars exploring CAYT quality assessed programmes. On Monday 7th March we held the third seminar of the series, which looked at the targeted prevention prgramme PreVenture. Whilst in our previous seminars […]

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October 7, 2015 – Effekt: A parent’s perspective on alcohol education

Mentor are determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We will do this through the delivery of free regional seminars exploring best practice in prevention and showcasing CAYT quality-assessed programmes for young people. On Wednesday 7th October we held the second seminar of the series, which looked at Effekt. Effekt (also […]

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December 3, 2015 – Making it work: Systems thinking about prevention

 As part of the work carried out through ADEPIS, Mentor has explored and chronicled the most effective ways to embed evidence-based practice into mainstream education. Our findings conclude that the challenges young people face as they grow up are complex and interlinked, and addressing potential harms before they become damaging […]

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July 7, 2015 – Unplugged: Life-skills for thriving youth

Mentor are determined to bring evidence-based practice to mainstream education. We will do this through the delivery of free regional seminars exploring best practice in prevention and showcasing CAYT quality-assessed programmes for young people. On Tuesday 7th July we held the first seminar of the series, which looked at Unplugged. Unplugged Programme […]

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