Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Friday, October 27 8am-5pm
  • Friday, October 27, 2017
    • 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM


Sarah McConnell

Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: The Alaska Training Cooperative (AKTC)
Instructor: Sarah McConnell, LCSW, 907-456-4215,; Meda DeWitt, Tlingit, Traditional Healer; Doug Modig, Tsimshian Elder


C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Alaska Board of Professional Counselors: 8.00
This real-time, interactive videoconference technology is approved for "Face-to-Face" CEs
C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (ACBHC): 8.00
Specialization: Meets ACBHC requirement for class of this title.
C.E. Credit for BH/SW - National Association of Social Workers (NASW): 8.00
Specialization: Cross Cultural: Alaska Native Specific
This training has been approved, re-submission is pending.
C.E. Credit for CHA/P - Community Health Aide Program Certification Board (CHAPCB): 8.00
Specialization: Meets requirement for class of this title.


Foundational information on traditional lifestyles & health practices of people living in Alaska prior to western contact. Topics include beliefs, attitudes, & knowledge of health promotion & maintenance that were practiced, & major changes leading to 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

Training Contact: Sarah McConnell 907-456-4215