Mission: To provide youth and families with life skills and practical strategies to foster a stronger and healthier community.
Founded in 1987, through community collaboration, Scottsdale Prevention Institute, a 501 (c) (3), provides best practice prevention programs. SPI has maintained its primary focus to prevent substance use and abuse, while offering a broader spectrum of prevention programming. Our team of highly qualified Prevention Specialists, annually impact the lives of thousands of children and families in schools, the community and the workplace.
“Another great article! What an important topic and how very relevant for me. I’m so glad you didn’t take the more conventional road here, giving absolutes and rigid “rules” for safety. Loved your points about looking at this at the individual level, the “one size doesn’t fit all” approach.”
- Parent who reads Dr. Dana’s bi-monthly articles.