We believe that when women heal, families heal, and communities do too.
SHE RECOVERS Workshops feature today’s leaders in women’s wellness, mental health, and substance use recovery.
Friday, June 24 @ 12:00 pm PST | 3:00 pm EST
The Color of Crisis: Addressing the Critical Need for Culturally Responsive Care With Dr. Jordan-Alston
In this webinar, Dr. Masica Jordan-Alston of Jordan Peer Recovery will focus on cultural responsiveness and working with clients from different cultural groups. This webinar will pay tribute to the recent lives that were lost due to hate crimes across the US and ensure that there are culturally responsive services being offered around the globe.
- Examine the effects of a racism pandemic, amidst the opioid epidemic and COVID-19 pandemic
- Understand how the social determinants of health are connected to the 8 societal systems of influence
- Learn the difference between cultural competency, cultural humility, and cultural responsiveness
- Address person-centered language in diversity, equity, and inclusion solutions
- Learn the ASK Model 6 key questions to address bias
- Discuss next steps for bridging the cultural understanding gaps
A certificate of completion will be awarded for attending this event. CEUs for this event will be provided by NAADAC. Participants are responsible for verifying if this activity meets their continuing education board requirements in order to gain credit.
In 2019, Dr. Jordan-Alston provided expert testimony to the U.S. Government Accountability Office on peer recovery. She has assisted over 50 agencies in developing Peer Support programs. She facilitates workshops, seminars, and trainings for numerous organizations around the world.
Jordan Peer Recovery
Jordan Peer Recovery Group is a training institution offering State, National and International Board approved peer recovery trainings, specialized trainings, a peer recovery workforce registry as well as many other support services. They also offer a specially developed recovery coach training in partnership with the SHE RECOVERS Coach Certification Program. Jordan Peer Recovery Group believes in the importance of being accommodating to a growing diverse population and the ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures is deeply important to them. This belief is ingrained in their staff and training programs and the organization is the leading entity for building cultural responsiveness within the recovery workforce. Cultural responsiveness refers to the use and delivery of recovery resources that are respectful and responsive to the health beliefs and practices—and cultural and linguistic needs—of diverse population groups.