Building resilience in youth through innovative prevention programs

When it comes to public health programming for youth, San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) focuses on the promotion of healthy behaviors as well as prevention, policy, and system change.  SJPBH’s Thriving Communities Program takes an innovative approach to the prevention of risky behaviors for youth, by focusing on building resilience and addressing factors that [...]

By |2020-09-11T13:09:34-06:00September 11th, 2020|Thriving Youth Programs|Comments Off on Building resilience in youth through innovative prevention programs

Changing the ways we connect to youth

San Juan Basin Public Health (SJBPH) continually works to meet the community’s needs and therefore strives to be a flexible, responsive agency.  What was once referred to as “Health Policy and Systems” at SJBPH is now rebranded as “Thriving Youth Programs” and includes Communities That Care (coalition work to prevent youth problem behaviors such [...]

By |2018-03-15T14:17:00-06:00February 2nd, 2018|SJBPH Columns, Substance Abuse Prevention, Suicide Prevention, Thriving Youth Programs|Comments Off on Changing the ways we connect to youth