The Pima County Community Prevention Coalition &
Diverse Voices in Prevention Present:
12th Annual Cultural Competency Training
Prevention, Intervention & Intersectionality
Why Prevention, Intervention & Intersectionality*
Cultural Competency is Critical; language and culture should not be barriers to access and availability for important health and prevention services. It will take Parents, Educators and Prevention Providers understanding of how to work with diverse populations to improve youth substance misuse, prevention efforts, client care, and eliminate racial and ethnic care disparities.
Increase knowledge on culturally competent prevention and intervention programs, policies
Be Provided current information on trends related to harms and consequences of youth substance use and support providers working with diverse populations in leveraging skills and resources for effective practice.
The overlap of various social identities, such as race, gender, sexuality, and class, that can contribute to the specific type of systemic oppression and discrimination experienced by an individual.
MC Hector Youtsey
Victoria Steele, Position or topic
Tucker Grace, Position or topic
Beth Myerson, Position or topic
May 29, 2019
8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Pima County College – Downtown Campus
1255 N Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85705
$30 per person
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Diverse Voices in Prevention and this training are programs of the Pima County Community Prevention Coalition funded in part by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Youth, Faith, and Family Parents Commission through PPEP Inc.