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Sanabria, E. Vicente

E.Vicente Sanabria
Senior Instructor
MS, Community Economic Development
Southern New Hampshire University
School Affiliation

Cambridge College School of Undergraduate Studie

Academic Focus

Nonprofit, leadership development, substance abuse prevention, community psychology, community building and engagement,  health equity, change management and social justice

Community Involvement
  • MA Organization for Addiction Recovery - Board member
  • MA Mentoring Partnership – Leadership Council member
Courses Taught
  • Community Building Principles and Strategies
  • Strategies for Change
  • Unequal Treatment: Disparities in Health and Human Services
  • The Practice of Case Management in Human Services
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health
  • Group Dynamics and Diversity

M.S. - Southern New Hampshire University - Community Economic Development
B.S. - New Hampshire College, Human Services

Professional Credentials:

  • Certified Prevention Specialist, MA Board of Substance Abuse Counselor Accreditation



When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.  --Audre Lorde

Professional Experience
  • Director, Community Engagement, LUK, Inc. (Fitchburg, MA)
  • Director, Regional Healthy Community Center (Worcester, MA)
  • Director, Substance Abuse Prevention (City of Somerville, MA)
  • Manager, Tech Center, Shriver Job Corps Center (Devens, MA)
Awards & Recognitions
  • Board Recognition, MA Organization for Addiction Recovery, 2016
Selected Presentations

(2015). Addressing the Opioid Crisis in MA: Grass Roots and Grass Top Approach.  Merrimack College, North Andover, MA
(2015). Passive/Aggressiveness and the Latino Client. Centro Las Americas, Worcester, MA
(2012). Emotional Intelligence for Youth Workers.  The Medical Foundation’s Youth Conference.  University of MA, Boston, MA
(2010). The Relationship Between Substance Abuse Prevention and Community Economic Development.  The MA Department of Public Health’s Ounce of Prevention Conference, MA

Professional Memberships & Affiliations
  • MA Organization for Addiction Recovery
  • MA Public Health Association