September 2017: Recovery Among Diverse Populations (Full Episode)

September 2017: Recovery Among Diverse Populations (Full Episode)

[Music] Hello, I’m Ivette Torres and welcome to another edition of the Road to Recovery. Today we’ll be talking about recovery among diverse populations. Joining us in our panel today are: Lawrence Medina, President and Chief Executive Officer of Zia Community Services, Inc., Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico; Devin Reaves, Certified Recovery Specialist, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; […]

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Prevention in the Mariana Islands: Achieving Cultural Competence in a Small but Diverse Nation

Prevention in the Mariana Islands: Achieving Cultural Competence in a Small but Diverse Nation

Our islands are located fifteen degrees above the equator but we’re one of the farthestmost islands in what’s called Micronesia. The region called Micronesia in Oceania. We are right along the Marianas Trench. And the indigenous peoples, the Chamorro peoples, have been there for four thousand or so years. Substance use and substance abuse is […]

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