What are your primary duties? Primarily, I assist in the implementation, organization, and technical support of the Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) initiative in Morris County Schools. Also, assist with the coordination, promotion and facilitation of evidence-based initiatives and programs among communities & schools.
Where did you go to school and what did you study? William Paterson University in B.S. in Public Health with a concentration in Health Education & Promotion and I am a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®)
How many years have you worked in the field? 5 years in the Prevention Field.
Why do you work in the field? I work in the field of prevention because I found my passion working with communities to help develop and implement strategies & interventions that promote healthy & safe environments in which all individuals succeed.