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The Impact of Substance Use Disorder within the Hispanic community

Free

with Diana Padilla, RCR, CASAC-T

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 9, 2022 at 1 pm

The impact of Substance Use Disorder within the Latino                                                        Community

Diana Padilla is a Research Project Manager at the Northeast & Caribbean Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network (NeC ATTC), New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Medical Center. Ms. Padilla provides technical assistance and implementation support for organizations seeking to advance health equity, improve quality of services, and help eliminate health care disparities by incorporating culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS) standards. 

 

Objectives:

• List ways of how the covid pandemic increased living challenges for Hispanic families

• Describe how social determinants of health underscore trauma, stress, and substance use within Latino communities

• Identify cultural barriers for Latinx people working with DCF professionals

• Identify Latino cultural characteristics that can be reframed to enhance motivation.

• Describe a cultural framework to facilitate rapport building, assessment, and conducive resource matching with Hispanic and Latinx communities.

Opioid Overdose Recognition and Response - NARCAN Training

Free

with Shelley Luter

Calendar Next available session starts Dec 14, 2022 at 10 am

 Overdose is the leading cause of injury-related death in the United states – surpassing car accidents. According to the CDC, this past year had the highest number of overdoses ever recorded, and opioids -- primarily fentanyl -- is at the heart of the problem. Now, it is more important than ever to know how to recognize and respond to an overdose. Attendees will:

NOTE that Narcan is not provided as part of the training, but it will address how and where to obtain it.

This live, interactive training occurs from 10am - 11:30am. You will receive a Zoom link to this training at least 48 hours prior to the event. 

For questions, contact shelley.luter@lsfnet.org 

Opioid Overdose Recognition and Response - NARCAN Training (For DCF Staff Only)

Free

with Shelley Luter

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 19, 2023 at 10 am

**This training is for DCF staff only**

 Overdose is the leading cause of injury-related death in the United states – surpassing car accidents. According to the CDC, this past year had the highest number of overdoses ever recorded, and opioids -- primarily fentanyl -- is at the heart of the problem. Now, it is more important than ever to know how to recognize and respond to an overdose. Attendees will:

NOTE that Narcan is not provided as part of the training, but it will address how and where to obtain it.

This live, interactive training occurs on Thur., July 28, 2022, from 10am - 11:30am. You will receive a Zoom link to this training at least 48 hours prior to the event. 

For questions, contact shelley.luter@lsfnet.org 

Opioid Overdose Recognition and Response - NARCAN Training

Free

with Shelley Luter

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 26, 2023 at 10 am

 Overdose is the leading cause of injury-related death in the United states – surpassing car accidents. According to the CDC, this past year had the highest number of overdoses ever recorded, and opioids -- primarily fentanyl -- is at the heart of the problem. Now, it is more important than ever to know how to recognize and respond to an overdose. Attendees will:

NOTE that Narcan is not provided as part of the training, but it will address how and where to obtain it.

This live, interactive training occurs on Thur., July 28, 2022, from 10am - 11:30am. You will receive a Zoom link to this training at least 48 hours prior to the event. 

For questions, contact shelley.luter@lsfnet.org 





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