Traditional Health Based Practices (THBP)

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Friday, March 2, 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, one hour lunch on your own
Friday, March 2, 2018 at 08:00 AM until 05:00 PM
This class is also being offered on
Friday, April 27, 2018 ( Video Conferencing )
Monday, May 14, 2018 ( Video Conferencing )
Location And Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Video Conferencing
Software
UA Videoconference delivered to designated community locations
Contact Person
N/A
Support Email
N/A
Support Website
N/A
Cost Range
$115.00

Host And Instructor

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Host
Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor
Sarah McConnell, LCSW, 907-456-4215, ssmcconnell@alaska.edu; Meda DeWitt, Tlingit, Traditional Healer; Doug Modig, Tsimshian Elder

Credits

C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Professional Counselors: 8.00
Counts as face-to-face. Must attend all 8 hours for CE credit (no split credits).
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (ACBHC): 8.00
Specialization: Meets requirement for class of this title
Must attend all 8 hours for CE credit (no split credits).
C.E. Credit for BH - Alaska Board of Social Work Examiners: 8.00
Specialization: Cross Cultural: Alaska Native Specific
Must attend all 8 hours for CE credit (no split credits).
C.E. Credit for CHAP - Community Health Aide Program Certification Board (CHAPCB): 8.00
Specialization: Meets requirement for class of this title
Must attend all 8 hours for CE credit (no split credits).

Training Overview Description

Trainees are provided with foundational information on traditional lifestyles and health practices of people living in Alaska prior to western contact. They will be introduced to beliefs, attitudes, and knowledge of health promotion and maintenance that were practiced, and will examine major changes leading to the current health status of the Alaska Native community. Special emphasis will be placed on potential strategies for improving behaviorally based health. If registration is closed contact Sarah McConnell, 907-456-4215 or ssmcconnell@alaska.edu to be added to a wait list.

Event-specific Details

Training Contact
Sarah McConnell
907-456-4215
ssmcconnell@alaska.edu
Payment in full must be received no later than three weeks prior to training date, in order to hold your place in the class. Payments are non-refundable three weeks prior to training date.
Training is broadcast by videoconference to a designated community location.
There will be an additional fee of $15.00 due for CE Certificate if fee or training Evaluation is not received within 30 calendar days.

Aging/Alzheimers and Other Dementia
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Chronic Alcoholism and Other Substance Related Disorders
Developmental Disabilities
FASD
Trauma
Traumatic Brain Injury
All Behavioral Health / Social
All Child Welfare
All Developmental Disabilities
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Education K-12 & Postsecondary faculty, staff, and students
All Health Care
All Housing
All Senior Services
All Substance Abuse
All Tribal Services/Tribal Government

Registration Information

Training is broadcast by videoconference to a designated community location. Registered participants will be notified of community videoconference locations, at their LMS Profile email, two days prior to the class. Email subject: "IMPORTANT Information..." Evaluation and any class handouts will be included. CE Certificates will be distributed via your LMS Profile email address within two weeks after the class to participants that complete the class, have paid their account, and submitted their evaluation. Updated distribution of Certificates will happen once per month after. There will be an additional fee of $15.00 due for CE Certificate if fee or training Evaluation is not received within 30 calendar days.

Payment in full must be received no later than three weeks prior to training date, in order to hold your place in the class. Payments are non-refundable three weeks prior to training date.