February 2021 - Black/African American History Month
February is Black/African American History Month
The Mountain Plains Prevention Technology Transfer Center would like to commemorate and celebrate this month with you.
Black/African American Historical figures in prevention:
African American History: Substance Use and Prevention, (Article). Cardinal Innovations Healthcare, Feb 2020.
Three African American Leaders Making an Impact on Mental Health in the Community, (Article). SAMHSA, 2019.
Prevention Information and Resources:
Celebrate African American History Month!, (Webpage). CDC, 2021.
Black/African American Behavioral Health Equity, (Webpage). SAMHSA, 2021.
Resources for Black History Month, (Webpage). Northwest MHTTC, 2020.
Preventing Substance Abuse Among African American Children and Youth: Race Differences in Risk Factor Exposure and Vulnerability, (Article). The Journal of Primary Prevention, 2002.