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 5, 9am-4pm
Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI
Continuing education credit: 6 hours (0.6 CEUs), 6 CECH (CHES) contact hours
Suzanna Waters Castillo
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For additional information, contact Flo Hilliard: 608-215-4169
Beginning to advanced
- 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.