142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Beyond the bars: Addressing social determinants for incarceration and re-entry programs

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
This session will discuss social determinants around incarceration including the role families play during young adulthood to encourage better decision making and behaviors for these easily influenced youth; potential health and social problems they may experience post-incarceration and; discuss new treatment paradigms which might help with re-entry and assessing male behavior in a therapeutic context.
Session Objectives: Describe a methods that could be used to re-engage previously incarcerated males. Discuss role of parental monitoring in preventing incarceration. Discuss social stigma of help seeking behaviors for re-entry into society post incarceration.

Normalization: Depathologizing Male Behavior to Create a New Treatment Paradigm
Alan Ellis, LCSW, Gerard Treacy, LCSW-R and Edward Stephens, MD

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Organized by: Men's Health Caucus
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus, Public Health Social Work, Black Caucus of Health Workers, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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