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Virtual -Developing a Health Disparities Strategy Locally to Impact the Opioid Epidemic

Information Details
Start Date Tuesday, August 09, 2022
Event Times
10:00am - Noon
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Event Details

This training will define terms that are essential to the discussion as well as discuss the roots of how inequities were formed. You will also journey into what populations are most impacted, before ending in what roles we can play to help lower disparities while pressing forward in the creation of a more equitable environment.

Fees

Registration Fee is $10

Agenda


10:00am- Introductions and training agenda







Objective

  Discover how health disparities and other inequities play a role in behavioral health and substance use/misuse.
? Define terminology linked to the discussion of health equity.
? Become aware of their individual responsibility in the goal of attaining equity.
? Describe the overarching role of prevention in moving towards equity.

Who Should Attend
MI-PSO Subrecipients, SUD prevention Staff, Coalitions and Community Partners
Presenter(s)
Albert Gay is currently a Master Trainer for TTJ Group, LLC by providing services to no-profit, faith based and community organizations and governmental entities in developing and implementing technical assistance and training services in an innovation and practical format. Albert Gay obtained his B.A. in English Arts from the historically distinguished, Hampton University in Virginia, and obtained his Master of Science in Management from Oakland City University in Indiana. He received his ministry training from Christian International’s Ministry Training College in Florida.
CEUs CMHA is approved by Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP). CMHA maintains the responsibility for the program and content. Substance Abuse Professionals participating in this training may receive a maximum of 2 Related Contact Hours. Some "Related" workshops may meet MCBAP/IC&RC educational requirements for focused topics in addiction certification domains, such as for Peer Recovery or Supervisor credentials. It is important that attendees keep a copy of the conference program brochure containing the workshop description. Qualifies as “in-person education”.
Cancellation Policy
Substitutions are permitted 3 business days prior to the training. No-shows will be billed at the full training rate. Cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the training for a full refund less a $5 administrative fee. If cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the training, no refund will be given. Refunds will be issued within 90 days of the training

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