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The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of Rhode Island - New England Region 1: Social Inequalities and Injustices that Impact our Work

9:00am - January 5, 2021
New England ATTC
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In this workshop, the co-dependent issues of inter-social treatment and unequal government regulation and the impact it has on our work with clients will be discussed.  Objectives of this workshop, participants will: analyze the personal effects of inequalities and Injustices on the behavioral health and treatment well being of clients; explore social inequalities and injustices of race, gender, age, mental and physical abilities, sexual orientation, voting laws, health care laws, policing laws and education; identify the unique challenges that explicit and implicit conditions of social injustices have had on their work as professionals; identify the historical, societal, social and political effects of social inequality and injustices.