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ADAD Zoom Training: Cultural Diversity

Date/Time: Friday, July 10, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM HST
Location: Zoom
Cost: Free
Certificate: 3 hours ADAD approved. Provided upon confirmed attendance with ADAD

Registration for this event has closed.

Jessica Torralva, MSCP, NCC. Jessica has extensive experience in the Human Service field. She currently works as a therapist for an evidenced-based treatment program. She is also the Area Chair for Bachelors of Science in Human Service-Field Experience and facilitator for a private college.

Target audience:
Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC), Certified Prevention Specialists (CPS), and applicants; those with other ADAD professional credentials; and anyone involved in the human services field. 

Registration questions contact:

Michelle Park
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Hawaii Pacific Center for Excellence
808-545-3228 ext. 37

For Training Cancellation contact:
Anisa Pacapac-Marquez at

August 2020

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1. Explain how local conditions have changed with COVID-19.
2. Discuss how prevention providers are responding with key messages relevant to communities, families, and schools.
3. Share what other coalitions and prevention programs are implementing in response to COVID-19.



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