Rising Above Stigma Conference for Parents

About the Event

United Way of Broward County Commission on Behavioral Health & Drug Prevention in collaboration with Broward Behavioral Health Coalition invite you to join us for Rising Above Stigma Conference for Parents - Opening up conversations with parents about topics related to breaking negative cycles, cultural challenges and coping skills related to wellness and substance use. 

Stigma is a public health issue. It is a major cause of discrimination and exclusion and it contributes to the abuse of human rights. Let's open up the conversation regarding stigma about mental health and substance abuse in the Hispanic Community. 

Keynote Speaker:

Ismael Cala - Life and business strategist, best-selling author and international speaker. Identified by The New York Times as "The Latino Larry King."

Ismael Cala

Topics include: 
  • Active Parenting to Prevent Substance Abuse in Youth
  • Wellness for the Family
  • Dealing with Stress
  • Brain Health
  • Prevention Is Protection





Please RSVP by February 15, 2019 - pre-registration is required, no walk ups will be permitted

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Event Details

Signature Grand
6900 Fl-84 , Davie, Florida 33317

Community Partners 

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