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Alcohol and Drug Addiction Among Marginalized Populations of Women

On September 29, 2010 Laurie Drabble spoke in the University Scholar Series hosted by Provost Gerry Selter at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. Laurie Drabble is an associate professor in Social Work with her research focusing on understanding alcohol and drug-related problems among marginalized populations of women and she has conducted a number of studies exploring collaboration between addiction treatment and child welfare fields. She has worked as Executive Director of the California Women's Commission on Alcohol and Drug Dependencies and a consultant in prevention strategies, strategic planning, and non-profit management.

Date of Event

Fall 9-29-2010


social work, drug addiction, alcoholism, women, addiction treatment, child welfare, substance abuse patients, substance abuse rehabilitation


Social Work


1 streaming video file (51 min.) : digital, sound, color. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

University Scholar Series: Laurie Drabble

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