GOPEACE Conference Day 1 – Thriving in a Pandemic: Guam’s Two-Pronged Approach to Continue Offering Prevention Services to Its At-Risk Youth Population

Category: Seminar

Date: 9/30/21

By who: Sara Harrell, GBHWC- Partnerships for Success; Samantha Taitano, Manelu

Description: Prevention practitioners share their experience in shifting their strategies and mindset from in-person classroom curricula to digitally driven prevention outreach, to continue reaching and serving their target youth audiences who are in need of support and connection now more than ever. They also share the ethical dilemmas they faced, and their top-to-bottom approach in ensuring safety and appropriate care for their prevention program participants.