These links include powerpoints, resources, and video clips from trainings conducted by the EPISCenter.
New Blueprints Webinar (April 23, 2013)
New Grantee Orientation Presentations (August 14, 2012)
Communicating Impact (April 24, 2012)
Sustainability Training Materials (May 23, 2011)
From the EPISCenter & Penn State's Prevention Research Center
Ask the Evaluator
Each month the EPISCenter will post and respond to a question about evaluation or prevention research.
Translational Research Reading Group
Articles for a monthly reading group focused on translational research and facilitated by the EPISCenter.
Substance Abuse Prevention Dollars and Cents: A Cost-Benefit Analysis
Analyzes the costs of substance abuse to the Nation and to states, and the cost savings that could be gained if effective prevention policies were implemented nationwide. Lists programs and policies that are most cost-beneficial.
The Changing Child Population of the United States: Anaylsis of Data from the 2010 Census
This paper explores the nation's changing child population based on data from the 2010 census. While the numbers of the U.S. children increased only slightly, the demographic shifts within the population were considerable.
Preventing Multiple Risky Behaviors among Adolescents: Seven Strategies
Research brief by Child Trends that summarizes strategies for preventing multiple risky behaviors among adolescents. Created for practitioners, funders and policy makers interested in actionable goals to prevent adolescent risky behavior.
Video Tutorial for Automatic Saving Feature of PCCD Quarterly Reporting Excel Spreadsheet
Watch this video for guidance on saving a completed EPISCenter Excel spreadsheet report before submitting to Egrants.