celebrate black history month

REGISTER NOW: Black History Month Panel Presentation Featuring 2024 Hall of Fame Award Recipients from the Museum of African American Addictions, Treatment, and Recovery

Publication Date: Jan 16, 2024

February 13, 2024

10:00 AM–11:30 AM CT

 

In honor of Black History Month, we invite you to join us for this virtual panel presentation, featuring the 2024 Hall of Fame award recipients from the Online Museum of African American Addictions, Treatment, and Recovery. The panelists will discuss the importance of providing culturally-responsive care and the ways practitioners can be more effective when working with African American clients.

 

PANELISTS:

   Chyrell Bellamy, PhD, MSWProfessor & Director of Recovery and Community Health Program–Yale University, Dept. Psychiatry

   Fred Dyer, PhD, LADCPractitioner & Subject Matter Expert of Culturally-Responsive Treatment for African Americans

   Representative La Shawn Ford8th District of Illinois

   Dr. Felecia PullenQualitative Researcher of Structural Racism, President/CEO of Community-Based Recovery Organizations

   Corrie Vilsaint, PhDInstructor & Assoc. Director of the Recovery Health Equity Research Institute–Harvard Medical School

 

MODERATORS:

   Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC, Illinois State Project Manager, Great Lakes ATTC, MHTTC, & PTTC

   Kisha Freed, BA, Outreach Program Coordinator, CHESS BHE-TAC

 

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Sponsored by the Great Lakes ATTC.