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Black History Month Panel Presentation Featuring 2023 Hall of Fame Recipients of The Museum of African American Addictions, Treatment, and Recovery
February 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Join the Great Lakes ATTC and the 2023 Hall of Fame recipients of the Online Museum of African American Addictions, Treatment and Recovery for a panel discussion about substance use disorder (SUD) treatment, culturally appropriate service delivery, and recovery in African American communities. The panelists will share their expertise and years of experience on these topics with an emphasis on defining recovery in African American communities, understanding culturally specific approaches to working with African Americans with SUDs, practicing effective cross-cultural counseling, and learning how the entire African American community can serve as a recovery community.
Participants will learn:
- How to anchor recovery in African American communities
- A working definition of recovery in African American communities
- Culturally specific approaches to working with African Americans with SUDs
- How to build rapport with African American clients in a cross-cultural counseling relationship