Substance Abuse Class 4: Cultural Competency in Treatment and Recovery

Learn how to work within a cultural lens from a Circles of Culture perspective (ethnicity, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, urban/rural, etc.) for successful assessment, treatment, and relapse-prevention planning. Part of the Substance Abuse Certificate Program.

At a glance

What: Substance Abuse Class 4: Cultural Competency in Treatment and Recovery

When: W, Oct 14, 9am-4pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Cost: $140

Continuing education credit: 6 hours (0.6 CEUs)

Instructors:
Suzanna Waters Castillo
Flo Hilliard
Gabriel Javier

Register Online
or register by phone at
608-262-2451
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For additional information, contact Flo Hilliard: 608-265-2679


Level

Beginning to advanced

Learning objectives

  • Define culture as it relates to substance use disorders.
  • Explain high- and low-context culture and its relevance to treatment and recovery.
  • Describe the impact of various cultural groups on treatment planning.
  • Apply evidence-based models of culture as they relate to treatment.