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Science-Based Addiction Prevention

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If you or someone you know is struggling with alcohol, drugs or gambling, Compass Mark is here to help. Find treatment, recovery support and customized referrals for you or your loved ones.

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Programs

Programs

We offer effective prevention programs for every age and setting. From small groups to classrooms to whole communities, learn more about our science-based strategies.

Events

Trainings & Events

Our comprehensive training calendar lets you search addiction-related events throughout Central PA. Also check for Compass Mark trainings and updates on the annual Positive Change Conference.

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Upcoming Trainings & Events


  • Day 1
    February 10, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Day 2
    February 11, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Day 3
    February 14, 2020
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Schools and agencies wishing to add SAP (Student Assistance Program) team members should register the new team member to attend this three-day training. SAP training is a comprehensive training which results in certification for both the elementary and secondary level SAP program. SAP is the leading program of support in Pennsylvania for students K-12 and (more…)

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  • Morning Workshop
    February 11, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

We typically help individuals with a substance use disorder by addressing biopsychosocial factors. To assist with the healing of the “bio” factors, professionals need to understand the physiological changes that have occurred to the brain.Largely through comparative brain scans, science has greatly increased our understanding of these physiological changes and their impacts.

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  • Admission
    February 19, 2020
    7:45 am - 3:15 pm

The annual Lancaster SAP District Council Conference is being held on February 19, 2020, at the Lancaster IU 13, 1020 New Holland Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17601. This year’s Conference includes dynamic presentations addressing trauma, including a student-led suicide prevention presentation from Ephrata High School’s Aevidum youth, as well a return from the Lancaster County Drug (more…)

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Yesterday's Student Assistance team training at the high school, Palmyra Area School District, gave teachers an opportunity to learn about mental health, alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and gambling. They'll sit on SAP teams in their districts and help kids thrive! ... See MoreSee Less

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Love taking a deep dive into brain science? We do too! Join the ACDP in 2020 for $25 per agency or individual and gain access to 10 trainings per year related to addiction.

Up February 11th- 𝘈𝘭𝘵𝘦𝘳𝘦𝘥 𝘉𝘳𝘢𝘪𝘯𝘴: 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘚𝘤𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘈𝘥𝘥𝘪𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘗𝘳𝘰𝘧𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭𝘴 by Douglas Cwienk.

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