Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Eastern Time
The National Indian Health Board (NIHB) is pleased to announce a Mental & Behavioral Health Webinar Series. The 4-part series will address anxiety, substance misuse, suicide prevention, and intimate partner violence among American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN).
The third Mental and Behavioral Health webinar will explore suicidality during the COVID-10 pandemic in American Indian and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) communities. The discussion will include general background on suicide in Indian Country; intervention, and prevention; what is unique about COVID-19 that may contribute to suicide risk; resources and suggestions that may help during these extraordinary and stressful times; as well as time for questions and answers with all attendees. This webinar is designed for community members, Tribal health and behavioral health professionals, Tribal leaders, and partners alike.
Dr. Glorinda Segay
Public Health Project Coordinator
National Indian Health Board