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Resilience, the Film

Published on May 18th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

At Montpelier High School Free Admission – Open to the Public A one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress. Now ... Read More


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Parent Up for Prom and Springtime

Published on May 10th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   April 21, 2017   Times Argus By Ann Gilbert, Director, Central Vermont New Directions Coalition Spring is finally here and the end of the school year is drawing near. Prom, graduation, and summer season can ... Read More


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Addressing Alcohol & Drug Use in Medical Settings

Published on March 17th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents  in Times Argus – March 17, 2017 SBIRT at CVMC Addressing Alcohol and Drug Use in Medical Settings By Hillary Montgomery, MA, AAP and Barbara Gramuglia, MS, AAP are Emergency Department SBIRT Clinicians with ... Read More


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Did you know?

Published on March 2nd, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

3 health behaviors contribute to 4 chronic diseases that claim the lives of more than 50% of Vermonters. That’s why PREVENTION is important.     This data brief compares these measures of all Vermont adults to ... Read More


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Alcohol is the Date Rape Drug

Published on February 17th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents in Times Argus – February 17, 2017 By GINNY BURLEY We have all heard the headlines: unconscious girl is assaulted behind a dumpster. College students play blackout drinking games. The facts are sobering. A sexual ... Read More


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Surgeon General’s Report on E-cigs and Youth

Published on December 9th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

On December 8th, U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy published a report on an emerging public health threat affecting our country. E-cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General is the ... Read More


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The Great American Smokeout

Published on October 26th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

The next VT Quit Partners Workshop begins Tuesday, Nov. 15 and continues for the next 4 Tuesdays from 5-6 pm at the Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St., Barre Registration is required. Contact Lisa ... Read More


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Ready to Quit? We can help!

Published on October 25th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

CVNDC is partnering with CVMC/UVM Health Network to bring Smoking Cessation information to Norwich University for their 2016 Employee Benefits Fair promoting wellness on Thursday, October 25th. Employees receive a discounted monthly health insurance premium when ... Read More


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Help end Tobacco’s Influence on Vermont’s kids

Published on October 25th, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

YOUR CHILDREN ARE EXPOSED TO IT EVERY DAY WITHOUT EVEN REALIZING IT. IN HUNDREDS OF STORES ACROSS VERMONT, TOBACCO MARKETING IS INFLUENCING OUR STATE’S YOUTH TO SMOKE THEIR FIRST CIGARETTE, LEADING TO A NEW GENERATION OF ... Read More


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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Published on October 1st, 2016 | by Deb Wolf

Current prEvents   October 17, 2016   Times Argus A way to help youth in your community By Jeff Hunsberger and Kirk Postlewaite If you had a chance to make a difference in a young person’s life, would ... Read More


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    At Montpelier High School Free Admission – Open to the Public A one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress. Now[...]
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