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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Learning Collaborative [CLOSED EVENT]

The Great Lakes A/MH/PTTC is offering this training for individuals working in HHS Region 5: IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI. This training is being provided in response to a need identified by Region 5 stakeholders.


This is a CLOSED EVENT. Participation in this learning collaborative is by invitation only. 




This event uses a peer supported problem-solving approach geared towards helping participants move their organization’s diversity, equity and inclusion initiative forward.




  • Define Diversity, equity and Inclusion.
  • Identify strategies to move organizational DEI initiatives forward.
  • Support others in developing DEI Initiatives.




Registrants who fully attend this event or training will receive a certificate of attendance by email.  




Mark Sanders

Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC

Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC, is the State Project Manager for the Great Lakes ATTC. Mark is also an international speaker, trainer, and consultant in the behavioral health field whose work has reached thousands throughout the United States, Europe, Canada, Caribbean, and British Islands. Mark is the 2021 recipient of the NAADAC Enlightenment Award, recognizing his outstanding service through a lifetime of consistent contributions to the advancement of NAADAC, the addiction profession, and its professionals.



Alfredo Cerrato Head Shot

Alfredo Cerrato

Alfredo Cerrato is the Senior Cultural and Workforce Development Officer for the Great Lakes Mental Health, Addiction, and Prevention Technology Transfer Centers. He is also a nationally-certified trainer on Culture: An Integral Part of Mental Health Services for Hispanic and Latino Populations. Mr. Cerrato has 25 years of international relations and development experience and specializes in cross-cultural communications, cultural dynamics, conflict resolution, and process improvement topics. His international work includes building orphan care models for children and the elderly in housing, healthcare, and economic aid. In addition, he has conducted advocacy, policy, and disaster relief work in Northern Ireland, Honduras, Peru, Brazil, Japan, Sri Lanka, and other locations across the globe, producing innovative models of care for underrepresented populations.  Mr. Cerrato’s work at the Great Lakes projects focuses on working with Hmong, Hispanic and Latino, African American, and Native American communities.



Starts: Sep. 28, 2021 10:00 am
Ends: Oct. 12, 2021 11:30 am
Registration Deadline
September 28, 2021
Event Type
Webinar/Virtual Training
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