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Changing Language to Change Care: Stigma and Substance Use Disorders

9:00am - January 29, 2020 | Timezone: US/Eastern
Northeast & Caribbean PTTC

New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports
501 7th Avenue
8th Floor, Conference Room A
New York, NY 10018
United States

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Course Description: This course will introduce participants to stigma and
discrimination around substance use disorders (SUDs). Other disabilities will be
discussed, including mental health disorders and HIV. Participants will be able
to reflect on their own practice and those used by their agencies.

Trainer: Mary McCarty-Arias

Cost: Free

Credits: This training meets the requirements for six renewal hours (CASAC,
CPP, CPS) and six initial hours (CPP, CPS) through New York
State’s Office of Addiction Services and Supports (NYS OASAS).
The NJ Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services offers
reciprocity for CADC, LCADC, and LPC.

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