Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Mon, 05/04/2020 - 09:27
Interested mentors and mentees are encouraged to submit applications from Native behavioral health professionals for the 2020-2021 National American Indian and Alaska Native Leadership Academy Cohort.
Applications are due May 31. Applications can either be completed online or downloaded and submitted to AIANLeadership-Acad@uiowa.edu.
Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Fri, 05/01/2020 - 08:41
If you ever wondered, “Where can I find culturally relevant, age-appropriate curricula for American Indian and Alaska Native youth?” – look no further than your fingertips and internet browser – as there is a one-stop website for educators and adults who engage native youth and young adults!
Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Thu, 11/21/2019 - 09:12
Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Fri, 11/15/2019 - 13:44
Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Fri, 10/25/2019 - 13:23
Best and Promising Practices for the Implementation of Zero Suicide in Indian Country toolkit was recently released. Zero Suicide is a framework to support suicide-safer care in health and behavioral health care systems. In the past ten years, many studies have shown its effectiveness in reducing suicide deaths across diverse health systems.
Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Thu, 10/10/2019 - 08:00
We R Native is recruiting 1,500 AI/AN teens and young adults (15-24 years old) nationwide to participate in a study.
Our goal is to evaluate the impact of our text messaging service for Native teens and young adults. Youth who enroll will be randomized to receive either:
Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Mon, 09/23/2019 - 07:47
Tribal nations and individual tribal members work hard to protect and promote the health of their communities, and have developed significant public health expertise. The University of Washington's Northwest Center for Public Health Practice's (NWCPHP) new resource, Collaborate with Tribes: A Public Health Toolkit, provides non-tribal public health professionals with an introduction to this expertise, and offers resources to partner with tribes and tribal members.
Submitted by Julee Christianson on Mon, 03/18/2019 - 07:59
The U.S. Department of Justice's National Indian Country Training Initiative (NICTI), together with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), is pleased to announce the Tribal Action Plan (TAP) Development Workshop. The Tribal Action Plan Training Initiative was established in direct response to the Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010. TAPs support the principle of tribal self-determination and provide tribes the opportunity to take a proactive role in the fight against alcohol and substance misuse in their communities. (25 U.S.C.
Submitted by Julee Christianson on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:11
The Washington State Health Care Authority, Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery prevention services are focused in communities and Tribes in Washington. A map of prevention services across the state has been updated to reflect Cohort 6 Community Prevention and Wellness Initiative (CPWI) communities.
Submitted by Julee Christianson on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:01