Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe One hour lunch, on your own
  • Thursday, December 3, 2020
    • 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
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Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor: Meda DeWitt


C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Professional Counselors: 8.00
Specialization: Alaska Native
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (ACBHC): 8.00
C.E. Credit for BH - National Association of Social Workers Alaska Chapter (NASW-AK): 8.00
Specialization: Alaska Native
C.E. Credit for CHAP - Community Health Aide Program Certification Board (CHAPCB): 8.00
Specialization: Cross Cultural: Alaska Native Specific
C.E. Credit for Nursing - Contact Hours: 8.00
Specialization: Alaska Native


Foundational information on traditional lifestyles and health practices of people living in Alaska prior to western contact. Introduction to beliefs, attitudes, and knowledge of health promotion and maintenance practiced, and examination of major changes leading to the current health status of the Alaska Native community. Special emphasis is placed on strategies for improving behavioral health.

Wait List. If registration is closed for this training please use this link to add your name to a wait list for cancellations or to be notified of the next training date.

This training is being offered through zoom only - there is no in-person site available.

AKTC E-Learning Portal - Training Materials, Zoom Connection, and Training Evaluation. All participants are encouraged to access the AKTC e-Learning Portal,, in order to review training materials and access the Zoom link prior to the training. The e-Learning Portal is only available after completing your registration and payment. After the training, use the e-Learning Portal to complete the training evaluation - required for Continuing Education Credits. Log in with the same username (username or email address) and password used to register for the training. Please allow 15 minutes for the system to update payment information before accessing the e-Learning Portal.

Please contact AKTC Support, 907-264-6244, if you need assistance.

Web-Conference Information. This training will be delivered as a live, interactive web-conference using Zoom. You must prepare for the webinar prior to the day of the training. Web-conference connection information is available in the AKTC e-Learning Portal after your registration and payment are processed. You must be logged into Zoom and prepared with a camera and microphone (or a headset) prior to the start of training.

Continuing Education Credits. In order to receive CEs you must be prepared to identify yourself and participate as requested during the training. You must be present and on screen throughout the training and must complete and submit the training evaluation.