An American Indian/Alaska Native Perspective on Mental Health, Disability, and a Greater Understanding of Culture

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Zoom
Support Website
www.zoom.us
Cost Range
FREE

Host And Instructor

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

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.

Event-specific Details

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.