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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.




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.


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.


Our offices are closed for the time being.

Most staff are working remotely, but you can reach us as always at (717) 299-2831 or

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Upcoming Trainings & Events

  • Morning Webinar
    June 4, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

A person who struggles with addiction is often said to have a “problem’ with the drug of choice. In this webinar, we will explore the reasons why the addiction workforce needs to expand its thinking to consider addiction as a SOLUTION to a DEEPER problem.

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  • Session 1
    June 4, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 2
    June 11, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 3
    June 18, 2020 - June 25, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 4
    June 25, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 5
    July 9, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 6
    July 16, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 7
    July 23, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Session 8
    July 30, 2020
    11:00 am - 11:45 am

We Know BETter is a curriculum aimed to help youth make better, healthier choices on a variety of topics. From how they interact with media, to gaming habits, to learning about how dangerous substances can be and how to refuse them when offered we will touch on issues that are relevant to today’s youth.

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  • Afternoon Webinar
    June 4, 2020
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This experiential presentation for clinicians will explain how relational trauma differs from other traumas, the covert and overt ways in which it manifests, and which components of self it influences in adolescents and adulthood.

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