Prevention Strategies


myPlaybook: The Freshman Experience

The NCAA Sport Science Institute’s myPlaybook: The Freshman Experience, is an online educational curriculum designed specifically for freshmen student-athletes to promote student-athlete well-being through healthy behavioral strategies.

This free web-based resource, developed in partnership with The Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, provides a curriculum of interactive educational modules that support the student-athlete wellness efforts of member schools. Schools can register for myPlaybook: The Freshman Experience and start planning their educational curriculum now by clicking here.

Prevention Strategies, LLC is a partner of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. David L. Wyrick, PhD spun the company out of the university in March 2006 with the help of his research partners, Melodie Fearnow-Kenney, PhD and Cheryl Haworth Wyrick, PhD.

Our mission is to maintain an unrelenting focus on community-engaged scholarship by translating science into practical tools and programs to improve the overall health and wellness of adolescents and young adults. Prevention Strategies offers evidence-based approaches that help improve the lives of individuals and communities.