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: Last offered Apr 13, 2016. Check back for next offering.

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

Cost: $150

Continuing education credit: 6 hours (0.6 CEUs), 6 CECH (CHES) contact hours

Instructors:
Suzanna Waters Castillo
Flo Hilliard
Gabriel Javier

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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.