Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Wednesday, April 25, 4:00 - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018
    • 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM


UA Videoconferencing Services will broadcast to designated community locations
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. Melinda Garcia, Renee Culp, Tlingit, MA, & Cora Demit, Upper Tanana Athabascan Elder


C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Professional Counselors: 3.00
Specialization: Ethics
This real-time, interactive videoconference technology is approved for "Face-to-Face" CEs
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (ACBHC): 3.00
Specialization: Ethics
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Social Work Examiners: 3.00 [pending]
Specialization: Ethics OR! Cross Cultural: Alaska Native Specific
Submitted to the State of Alaska Board of Social Work Examiners for CE approval


Behavioral Health practitioners often face tension between interventions mandated by funding agencies, Empirically Supported Treatments, and the interventions experienced as more appropriate for their clients. ESTs have often been developed in settings that differ from those found in Alaska. This training will outline what determines Culturally Appropriate Best Practices populations including Alaska Native cultures. We will discuss ethical dilemmas in Alaska and share useful resources for addressing them.

Training Contact
Sarah McConnell

This 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 and indicate your location.

This training IS being recorded!