Provide examples of how you might increase the cultural appropriateness of an addiction theory, technique, or intervention in an addiction treatment setting so that they promote the optimal health and well-being of sexual minorities.

In your analysis of the professional role, think of the purpose and role it serves in carrying out an organization’s mission in prevention, education, conflict resolution, intervention, consultation, and advocacy. Use the story of “Jamie Hubley, Gay 15-Year-Old Ottawa, Canada Teen Commits Suicide, Cites Depression, School Troubles” in conjunction with the resources you explored to support your strategies and ideas.

Use the Internet to read this story from the Huffington Post. This story will be the basis for Discussion 2 of this unit.

Use the Internet to read this story from the Huffington Post. This story will be the basis for Discussion 2 of this unit.