Symposium: Addressing Health Disparities Among African-American Males

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Symposium: Addressing Health Disparities Among African-American Males

October 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD (COSA-NCADD) will host a one-day symposium discussing health disparities that impact the quality of life among African American males. Speakers will provide research-based presentations on health disparities related to alcohol and substance abuse, mental illness and HIV/AIDS.
CEs and contact hours will be available. COSA-NCADD is an approved CE provider by the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners and National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC).
Sessions (tentative):

Suicide Occurrence Among the Adolescent Population
Identifying Other Behavioral Health Issues Among Individuals with HIV/AIDS
Correlation Between Wealth and Education Attainment and Increased Risks for Behavioral Health and Chronic Conditions
Addressing Mental Health Needs: Perspectives from African Americans Living in the Rural South
The Impact of Stigma and Substance Abuse Treatment and Recovery Services
Documentary and Discussion- “Walking While Black: L.O.V.E. Is The Answer

Registration: $25 (includes CEs or contact hours, lunch and handouts)

Please register here: Symposium: Addressing Health Disparities Among African-American Males


Frazer Memorial United Methodist Church
6000 Atlanta Highway, East Sanctuary
Montgomery, AL: Alabama 36117 US


Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD
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