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Register for Webinar: Stop the Trauma. Start the Healing


Stop the Trauma. Start the Healing: La Cultura Cura, a Process of Transformational Health and Healing.

Presented by: Jerry Tello and Juan Gomez of the National Compadres Network

Webinar date: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 1:30 pm Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)

The National Compadres Network (NCN) will present an overview and dialogue focused on the core tenets and origins of a Brown Paper: Lifting Latinos Up By Their Rootstraps: Moving Beyond Trauma Through A Healing-Informed Framework for Latino Boys and Men. The dialogue includes an ethnographic analysis of the efficacy of La Cultura Cura or Transformational Healing. The webinar also explores how NCN’s healing-informed framework and cultural teachings led to the design and implementation of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Evidenced-Based Practice: Joven Noble developed by Jerry Tello.

About the presenters:
Jerry Tello, is co-founder of the NCN and the present director of the National Latino Fatherhood and Family Institute (NLFFI). He is an internationally recognized expert in the areas of men and boys of color, fatherhood, family strengthening, community peace and mobilization, and culturally based violence prevention/intervention issues. For 30 years Mr. Tello has dedicated his efforts to “La Cultura Cura”, allowing people to overcome internalized oppression and improve life outcomes.

Juan Gomez, is a senior consultant with the NCN and specializes in strategic planning and resource development. Previously he served as a fellow for The California Endowment (TCE) with a focus on statewide policy, grant, and change-making strategies for TCE’s Healthy Happens Here (HHH) campaign. Mr. Gomez was raised in Watsonville, California where he grew up with his grandma Amelia and grandpa Ampelio.

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Keywords: webinar, trauma, healing, transformational, health

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