Learn how to prevent substance use disorders
In the Schools
All of Keystone’s holistic treatment programs include a significant education and mentorship component so that patients can learn how to heal, how to better care for themselves and how to avoid situations that might lead to reoccurrence. The Keystone Prevention Center also works closely with partner organizations to provide evidence-based education and prevention programs in schools and in the community.
Keystone provides programs in a variety of formats available in schools, including LifeSkills Training and Prime for Life Youth Program.
Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST) is a research-validated substance use prevention program proven to reduce the risks of alcohol, tobacco, drug abuse, and violence by targeting the major social and psychological factors that promote the initiation of substance use and other risky behaviors. This comprehensive and exciting program provides adolescents and young teens with the confidence and skills necessary to successfully handle challenging situations.
In the Community
More education programs provided by Keystone include those that reach out to the community: PREP: Merchant Education, Customized Presentations and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Prevention.
PREP: Merchant Education
The Palmetto Retailers Education Program (PREP) is a program that helps reduce underage access to alcohol and tobacco in our community while also lowering liability risks for businesses and their employees. PREP is held on the third Friday of every month from 9am to 12 pm at the Youth Center- 1668 Herlong Ct. in Rock Hill, SC. The cost is $50 if you have received a citation and $10 if you have not. Please contact us if you are interested in having an on-premise training (803) 324-4118 or [email protected].
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Prevention
Keystone provides education and awareness of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Community members receive education about the risks associated with prenatal alcohol exposure. For more information please call (803) 324-1800.
Keystone's Prevention department's goal is to inform and educate the community. Our Prevention Specialists are leaders in behavioral healthcare, resilience, wellbeing, and risks of substance use. Our team of experts has presented at the local, state, and national levels.
The Blunt Truth
This presentation breaks down the history and legislation surrounding cannabis, as well as the health implications of cannabis use.
According to the U.S. Surgeon General you are more likely to need to administer Narcan than you are to preform CPR. Make sure you are able to recognize the signs of overdose and have the ability to administer a potentially lifesaving dose of Narcan. This training goes over the steps to administer Narcan, as well as the laws that protect you in the event that you have to.
SC Palmetto Retailers Education Program (PREP)
is a short course that helps reduce underage access to alcohol and tobacco and prevents over-serving patrons. The training aims to help lower liability risks for businesses and their employees.
This presentation raises awareness on the emerging drug trends being seen amongst the Youth of York County. We cover everything from alcohol and vaping trends to concealment and social media related substance use.
If you or someone you know needs medical care for drug or alcohol use, call our main office
Call our main office at (803) 324-1800 for a confidential screening. We will help you determine the best course of action and connect you with others in the community who can help you recover.