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YESS Academy Healthy Lifestyles Courses

Youth Substance Misuse Prevention & Education

The 3-part Healthy Lifestyles series delivers courses designed to educate youth about issues they are (or will be) confronting related to substance abuse and misuse, and equips them with tools they need to address these challenges and make healthy life choices.

Check out The YESS Academy website to explore all of our Healthy Lifestyle courses!

About Healthy Lifesyles

Adventure for Healthy Choices

YESS Academy Healthy Lifestyles was designed with the mission of reaching youth at a critical developmental period in their lives, and equipping them with the knowledge, tools, and resources to develop healthy life skills. Healthy Lifestyles is a youth substance misuse prevention program focused on educating students about topics relevant in their classrooms and communities. At present, our biggest efforts are being poured into courses related to Cannabis, Vaping, and Opioid awareness and education.

Check out more information on our Youth Cannabis Awareness & Education Course:

  • 9 Levels / Adventures
  • Game-like simulation
  • Immersive Scenarios help students make decisions
  • Over 270 activities with varying methodologies
  • Diverse Characters/Heroes
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Holistic and real world integration
  • Outdoor Education and Financial literacy


The curriculum is aligned with positive youth development best practices in Program Quality Assessment (PQA), Social-Emotional Learning (SEL), and National Health Education standards that value the role and importance of youth being in control of their decision-making.

Students learn how to:

  • Make positive decisions
  • Reflect on one’s personal identities
  • Consider one’s best future
  • Remain consistent with one’s values
  • Build healthy relationships
  • Evaluate evidence to make decisions

Facilitators receive:

  • Professional Development
  • Facilitator Guidebook
  • Optional Activity Extensions
  • Ongoing Support
  • LMS* Support

How Healthy Lifestyles Youth Cannabis Awareness & Education Course Impacts Students

Want to learn more about our Healthy Lifestyles Courses on Youth Substance Misuse Prevention? Contact us today!

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