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CIL-NET IL Conversation via Teleconference

Creating a Welcoming Environment for Different Cultures: Latinos and Native Americans

Presented by

Eileen Tohonnie, Executive Director, Assist to Independence


Socorro Arroyo-Merchain, Program Manager, Dayle McIntosh Center

April 27, 2017

3:00 - 4:30 PM Eastern

Participants will learn:

    • How to address communication and language.  
    • The importance of traditional greetings, introductions, and personalismo.
    • How to serve people with unconditional positive regard and respect.

Join the conversation via our teleconference line 281.404.1544 using PIN 9558554. 

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This IL Conversation is presented by the CIL-NET, a national training and technical assistance program of Independent Living Research Utilization (ILRU), and was organized and facilitated by APRIL.

IL Conversations originated with the University of Arkansas, CURRENTS.


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