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Welcome to Youth Wellness Hubs Ontario’s training page! Here you will find a list of our current capacity-building opportunities.

In order for us to provide you with access to the trainings below and learn more about who is accessing this page, please complete this survey.

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This course consists of a webinar and eLearning modules. The webinar provides a foundational overview of youth and substance use. The self-paced eLearning modules address screening for youth substance use; youth substance use and concurrent disorders; interventions for youth substance use; and family involvement and youth substance use, using two personal youth stories as the basis for learning.

Please note

  • This course requires an enrolment key. You can obtain the key by completing the survey linked to at the top of the YWHO course landing page.
  • Only direct care clinicians and individuals involved in clinical program planning in a leadership/management role will receive access to the full eLearning course. All participants will receive access to the training webinar.

After completing Part 1: Addressing Substance Use in Youth, participants will automatically gain access to Part 2 training through an email from Moodle. This training provides:

  1. a foundation of frameworks and best practices, including the social determinants of health, harm reduction principles, and concurrent disorders-informed practice, with a focus on substance use;
  2. information on how identities, social location, beliefs, and biases can impact youth substance use; and
  3. learnings about the various functions of substance use in young people’s lives and the application of this knowledge to collaborative goal setting and treatment planning.