Stigma and the Role of Prevention in Elimination
This session will investigate the dynamic stigma plays in prevention and community readiness. Attendees will understand the impact of implicit bias and recognize tools and strategies coalitions can use to reduce and ultimately eliminate stigma associated with substance use disorder.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
1) Explore stigma associated with substance use disorder and mental health
2) Discuss and understand implicit bias, including your own
3) Identify strategies to reduce and eliminate stigma