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Ohio Adult Allies

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OAA Podcast S2 E4 - YECF and CCAT as Community-Based Process
In this episode, three participants discuss the Youth Empowerment Conceptual Framework (YECF) and the Community Coalition Action Theory (CCAT) as community-based process.  A representative from the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services provides context on the history of both frameworks, while also describing the value of detailing and documenting community-based process in relation to the frameworks.  Two local adult allies further explain how the YECF has been supportive for youth-led programs, as well as the usefulness and application of the CCAT for community coalitions.
28:25
December 20, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E10 - Nurturing Young People Who Seek Social Justice
In this episode, an anti-bias educator discusses social justice and how adult allies can support and engage young people in social justice.  The speaker also addresses how to introduce young people to social justice and incorporate into youth-led programming.  The speaker is one of the keynote speakers for the 2021 Ohio Adult Allies Summit.
44:10
December 20, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E5 - Building Relationships with School Districts to Collect OHYES! Data
This episode provides a conversation about the Ohio Healthy Youth Environments Survey (OHYES!) from both the state and local perspectives.  Guests discuss what the survey is and how data is collected, as well as strategies for building relationships with school districts to utilize the OHYES! and the resulting benefits for youth-led programs.
29:31
December 13, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E6 - Suicide Prevention
In this episode, three adult allies discuss how local youth-led programs used a strategic planning process to identify suicide as their problem of focus and determine root causes amongst young people in the community.  The speakers also discuss the evidence-based strategies selected and implemented, as well as challenges and lessons learned from the strategic planning process.
33:29
December 13, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E8 - Youth-Led Programming: Before, During, & After the Pandemic (Youth Perspective)
In this episode, two young people describe how youth-led programming looked before and during the pandemic, as well as how they anticipate it looking in the future.  The speakers share their experiences both in the context of Youth Council and their local youth groups.
16:19
December 13, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E9 - Youth-Led Programming: Before, During, & After the Pandemic (Adult Perspective)
In this episode, two adult allies describe how youth-led programming looked before and during the pandemic, as well as how they anticipate it looking in the future.  The speakers provide examples from local youth groups that they lead and how facilitation may look during the upcoming year.
22:48
December 13, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E7 - Ohio Youth-Led Prevention Network (OYLPN)
In this episode, two adult allies describe the Ohio Youth-Led Prevention Network (OYLPN), the purpose of the group, and goals for the upcoming year.  The speakers also discuss the importance of building connections between the OYLPN and local youth groups, as well as ways to connect.
19:23
December 13, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E12 - Making it Happen: Moving to Implementation
In this episode, two adult allies talk about considerations and theories for implementing Ohio Adult Allies materials and youth-led programming with commuities of color.  The speakers also address outcomes and bringing the right people to the table, as well as provide tips for people of color in this work.
17:01
November 12, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E11 - Building From the Ground Up: Sharing Challenges, Successes, and Adaptations
In this episode, two adult allies talk about challenges and successes with developing and modifying Ohio Adult Allies materials for impacted communities of color.  The speakers address modifications and adaptations and how to ensure materials are diverse, equitable, and inclusive.
17:55
November 12, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E3 - How to Get Started
In this episode, two adult allies talk about starting a youth-led program. The speakers discuss their experiences working through the early stages of a youth-led program, as well as the knowledge, skills, and attitudes adult allies need in order to start a youth-led program.
35:50
November 02, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E2 - Prevention and Community Organizing
In this episode, two adult allies describe the key similarities and differences of community organizing and prevention.  The speakers also discuss how the two fields complement one another and share historical context and examples from the field.
32:22
November 01, 2021
OAA Podcast S2 E1 - Strategic Planning vs Strategic Justification
In this episode. two adult allies discuss the difference between strategic planning and strategic justification.  They provide examples of what both look like in practice and strategies for engaging young people in strategic planning.
22:33
October 01, 2021
Episode 11 - History of Youth-Led Programs in Ohio
In this podcast, two adult allies talk about the rich history of youth-led prevention and how they are working to honor that history while also moving forward. The speakers also address changes in programming and steps for the future.
40:15
March 06, 2021
Episode - 10 Group Cohesion and Resiliency
In this episode, two adult allies talk about cohesion and resiliency within a youth-led group and how to foster it. They share some personal anecdotes and touch on subjects like team building activities, signs of cohesion, and overcoming challenges.
43:19
March 06, 2021
Episode 9 - Outcome and Collective Efficiency
Adult allies talk about what outcome and collective efficacy is and how it connects to youth-led programs. The speakers also touch on strategic planning, teamwork within committees, advocacy, and much more!
31:10
March 05, 2021
Episode 8 - What is a Regional Learning Collaborative?
In this episode, two regional learning collaborative leaders discuss what a regional learning collaborative is, the benefits of participating, and why it is important for youth-led programming. The speakers also offer tips and resources for people interested in joining these meetings.
20:33
March 05, 2021
Episode 7 - Opportunities for Involvement and Decision-Making Processes
In this episode, two adult allies discuss the roles young people hold in their programs and how decision-making processes occur. The speakers also bring up challenges in the decision-making process and how to come up with solutions that validate each member’s thoughts and opinions.
36:16
March 05, 2021
Episode 6 - Facilitating Virtual Meetings
In this episode, adult allies discuss facilitation in a virtual setting – a familiar concept that has become the norm on a large scale due to COVID-19. The speakers address topics such as meeting structure, strategies for engagement, technological tools and activities, outside environments, and much more.
42:24
March 05, 2021
Episode 5 - Problem Identification and Referral
In this episode, adult allies discuss what problem identification and referral is and how it relates to prevention and youth-led programs. The speakers talk about a plethora of subjects related to the ethics of designing activities and the relationship between policy and procedure.
41:19
March 05, 2021
Episode 4 - Engaging Young People with Qualitative and Quantitative Data
In this episode, adult allies discuss how they use data in their programs and why that data is important. The speakers outline the process of discussing data and presenting it in an accessible way to young people in an effort to maximize understanding and engagement.
42:48
March 05, 2021
Episode 3 - How to Effectively Facilitate Meetings with Young People
Adult allies share their experiences with youth-led groups, offering insight and elaboration on the process of preparing for, and engaging in, meetings. Many strategies for facilitation are discussed, ranging from ice breakers to meeting recaps.
54:16
March 05, 2021
EPISODE 2 - YOUTH LED PROGRAMS
In this episode, a variety of young people and adult allies share their experiences and tips regarding youth-led programs. Their different perspectives help create a well-rounded idea of what youth-led programing is.
01:04:35
March 04, 2021
EPISODE 1 - RECRUITMENT
In this episode, four adult allies talk about recruitment within youth-led programs and how to foster engagement. The speakers also address youth empowerment, community relationships, diversity, and strategies for recruiting new youth.
57:12
March 04, 2021