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Registration Fee: $ 300.00
Fee for Louisiana Residents: $ 175.00
Daily Fee: $ 75.00
College/University Academy: $150.00
Coach Powell Youth Leadership Academy: $125.00
Cancellation Policy: Full amount refunded until September 2nd and after forfeit half of the registration fee.
The founding and permanent sponsors of the
“People of Colour” conference are the Human
Resources Development Institute of Chicago and
State University of New York at Stony Brook. Numerous nationally recognized organizations are
invited to co-sponsor the Conference each year.
Health, Mental Health, HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse, Violence, Education
This conference will explore these major areas relative to culture differences, geographical area identities, age variance, gender identity and other factors that should be considered when counseling, treating and working with people of color.
Attendees will gain knowledge and skills
to effectively work with people of a different race and/or cultural background. Understanding race and cultural dynamics are necessary in order to individualize the relationship between clients, patients and their caregivers, which can lead to better outcomes.
Sheraton New Orleans 500 Canal Street,
New Orleans, LA
Hotel Reservations MUST be Made Before October 26, 2018.
Make your reservations as soon as possible by calling (504) 525-2500
Reference “Counseling and Treating People of Colour 2018” in order to secure the conference rate.
STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY, STONY BROOK, NEW YORK
Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., M.D., University President
Kenneth Kaushansky, M.D., MACP, Senior Vice President for the Health Sciences and Dean, School of Medicine
Ernest J. Baptise, Chief Executive Officer, Stony Brook University Hospital L. Reuven Pasternak, M.D.,Vice President for Health Systems
Jacqueline B. Mondros, D.S.W., Dean, School of Social Welfare; Assistant Vice President for Social Determinants of Health
HRDI, A Subsidiary of Friend Family Health Center, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Joel K. Johnson, M.Ed., President
BRONX CARE HEALTH SYSTEM, BRONX, NEW YORK
John R. Colon, M.A., Chairman, Board of Trustees
Miguel A. Fuentes, Jr., President & CEO
Robert Sancho, Vice President of Development and External Affairs