Cultural Influence and Health Care Series: Hispanic/Latino Culture and Community

September 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Malone University; Johnson Center
2600 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton, OH 44709
Carrie Long

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**Please note that if you do not receive an automatic confirmation via email generated from the StarkMHAR website and a reminder email the week prior to the event you are NOT registered.  In the event that this happens, please contact Carrie Long, immediately.

Additional dates in the series have separate registrations.  Feel free to join us for each training.

Who should attend: Behavioral Health Case Managers, Community Health Workers, Leadership Staff, Nurses, Program Planning Staff, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers and Certified Peer Support Specialists, Educators, System Navigators and/or Cultural Brokers are encouraged to attend.

About this event: The Stark County Cultural Competence Committee and Learning Community (SC3C) invites cross-system partners to learn and explore best practices for serving and engaging populations in Stark County’s continuum of care.  This particular session will serve as an overview of Latinos in Ohio, including a brief review of cultural components.

About the presenter: Lilleana Cavanaugh, MBA, CPM serves as Executive Director for the Ohio Commission on Hispanic/Latino Affairs, State of Ohio with the mandates to advise legislators and elected officials on matters related to Hispanics in Ohio, to connect the different Latino serving organizations across the state, and to build the capacity of Latino leaders and serving organizations.

Location – Malone University-Johnson Center; 2600 Cleveland Avenue NW, Canton, OH 44709.

Cost – This is a free training.

Limited space, please register by September 7, 2017.

The Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery is an approved a provider of Continuing Professional Education credits by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker& Marriage and Family Therapist Board and an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board.  2.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are approved for this workshop for Social Workers RSX109202 and Counselors RCX119207.  2.0 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for this workshop are approved with the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for Chemical Dependency Counselors and Prevention Specialists per 50-17839.

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