Meeting the Challenge:

Incorporating Culturally and LInguistally Appropriate Services (CLAS) Standards into our Continuum of Care





This training will provide an overview of the concepts and principles of cultural and linguistic competence, and enable participants to meaningfully incorporate these critical components into service delivery. Participants will learn how to assess their services and align their work with the 14 National CLAS Standards developed by the US Dept. of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health.


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Thursday, February 2, 2012




Through hands-on, highly interactive training modules, participants in this training will: Establish a working definition of culture, its role and purpose Explore personal values in relation to client or participant values Embed cultural outcomes in each step of their planning process Become familiar with the 14 CLAS standards and their function as an organizational framework


* This training provides 6-CEHs/CEUs accepted by all AOD counselor certifying organizations in California. It also meets the qualifications for 6-BBS CEUs for MFT’s and/or LCSW’s as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, PCE 5067, and the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP 12240*




Masonic Center

2500 Masonic Dr.

San Jose, CA 95125



9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Registration begins

at  8:30AM

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Registration deadline      

January 27, 2012

Immediately following the training we will be convening a regional stakeholder forum.



4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Dinner is provided!

To register click here,

Registration deadline January 27, 2012

Be a voice for your clients, your program, and your community. In addition to the training, participate in the stakeholder forum click here Let us know the challenges you’re facing related to alcohol and other drug use, service delivery, and strategies to strengthen the continuum of care in your community.

Questions? Please call (916) 285-1810


This training amd forum are presented by ONTRACK Program Resources, Inc., with funding (excluding dinner) from The California Department of Alcohol & Drug Programs

Hosted by: Santa Clara County HHS-Department of Alcohol & Drug ServicesLearning Institute




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