Stress has a significant impact on Hispanic/Latinx populations, and is related to the use and misuse of illicit substances and alcohol. The accumulation of Covid-19 and other sources of cultural stressors may be especially profound during the upcoming holiday period. This presentation will provide an overview of recent developments in research and practice that focus on stress, acculturation stress, and resilience among Hispanic/Latinx populations.
December 3, 2020, 2:00 pm EST
Hosted by the National Hispanic & Latino PTTC
Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) Network
The purpose of the Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) Network is to improve implementation and delivery of effective substance abuse prevention interventions, and provide training and technical assistance services to the substance abuse prevention field.
November 3, 2020
This new report makes the case for a community-level, prevention approach to reducing adverse childhood experiences.Read more
October 15, 2020
Measuring the Impacts. The health disparities identified by the HPI tool often stem from historic racism, including redlining in housing markets, education and employment discrimination, and racial bias in many other areas.Read more