Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018
    • 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM


UA Videoconferencing Services will broadcast to designated community locations

Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor: Sarah McConnell, LCSW, Training Coordinator, 907-456-4215 Training Team: Dr. LaVerne Demientieff, Ph.D., De Xit'an, and Sam Demientieff, Deg Xit'an Elder


C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Professional Counselors: 2.00
This is a PRE-RECORDED re-broadcast and does NOT count as “Face-to-Face” CEs.
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (ACBHC): 2.00
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Social Work Examiners: 2.00
Specialization: Cross Cultural: Alaska Native Specific


This training is designed to build awareness and understanding of the impact culture has on the well-being and quality of life of Indigenous people; as well as to highlight the inherent strengths, resilience, knowledge, coping mechanisms, and practices of Indigenous people historically, which aided in survival during difficult times.

Training Contact
Sarah McConnell

This PRE-RECORDED training will be broadcast to designated community videoconference locations.
Videoconference Locations: Site set up closes at Noon, two weeks prior to event. In order to insure that a videoconference location is requested for your community, please register.