Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Thursday, October 28, 2021
    • 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM



Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities National Training Center
Instructor: Dr. Chuck Foster, Erica Ficklin and Julius Chavez


Webinar Description:

To provide an understanding of American Indian and Alaska Natives’ mental health, disability and their cultural context for better services and increased knowledge.

Learning Objectives:

• Understand how American Indian and Alaska Native people view mental health, disabilities, and Native culture.

• Understand how traditional American Indian and Alaska Native society’s understanding of mental health, disabilities, and culture contrasts with western society.

• Understand how mental health, disabilities and Native culture fit within the circle of life of the American Julius Chavez, self-advocate Indian and Alaska Native peoples.