www.tnprevent.com is the primary source for prevention-related resources, providers and opportunities in the State of Tennessee. This collaborative website is funded through the Tennessee Department of Mental Health, Division of Substance Abuse Services and the State Prevention Enhancement Capacity Building Coalition. The information in this report is for professional reference only and not to be considered an endorsement or recommendation to the general public. For more information, visit our "Terms of Use" page.

Tool Tip: TNprevent Home Page Overview

The homepage is divided into five task areas:

1)      Drop down menu bar

  • Each drop down menu gives users multiple features within the topic area.
  • Within the provider, data, resource, and TA menus, users can select to view the topic overview or use the interactive search features or add resources to TN Prevent.

2)      Primary Frames Feature

Allows users quick access to the six primary functions of TN Prevent

  1. Provider Directory frame will navigate users to the main prevention providers directory listing providers alphabetically. Clicking on the provider links will give users and overview of the organization, target populations, location and contact information.
  2. Technical Assistance Frame will navigate users to the Technical Assistance search feature where users can search resources by domain or tag search which returns a more specific search.  The tag search allows users to check multiple subject areas at one time.   Users can also access search Data or General Resource at the bottom of the screen. Or perform a site search by typing in key words.
  3. Training and Events Frame links users to the training and events overview which provides access to trainings and events calendar, information for DSAS online prevention training and TN Prevention Specialist Preparation Exam.
  4. Resource Library Frame guides users to the general resource search feature.  Users can perform a general search by domain or tag search which returns a more specific search on all available resources for a specific subject area. The tag search allows users to check multiple subject areas at one time.   Users can also access data or TA resources at the bottom of the page or perform a site search by typing in key words.
  5. Data Source Frame will navigate users to the Technical Assistance search feature where users can search resources by domain or tag search which returns a more specific search. The tag search allows users to check multiple subject areas at one time.   Users can also access search TA or General Resource at the bottom of the screen. Or perform a site search by typing in key words.
  6. Professional Networking Frame  guides users to the TNPrevent&MyPrevention overview.  Users will be able to login existing account or register as a new user with My Prevention from this page.

3)      Announcements, Prevention News and Links quick links at the bottom of the page

  • Users will be able to quickly view current announcements, news and links from the homepage.  Each of the areas provide links which will open a new page in their browser taking the user to the source.
  • These links are to provide users with quick access to the latest updates in the prevention field without performing a resource search.
  • Links will be updated periodically.

4)      Quick Resource Search Button

  • The Resource Search Button feature is accessible to the user from all pages throughout TNPrevent.
  • Users will be able to perform a search of all resources by domain or using the tag search feature for a narrowed search by topic. Users can also tag additional subject areas by clicking the boxes, users can check multiple tags for more subject search areas.

5)      Tips for Using this Website

  • Users can click on Tips for Using this Website which will give users a tips for various tasks and how to use the icons for printing, sending webpage link to a friend or get specific tips for using individual pages throughout the site.