US Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health Mental Health Disparities Research

Friday, June 17, 2016 • 2:00-3:00 PM EDT

Promoting Strengths-Based Strategies for Wellness: Qungasvik (Toolkit) as a Community-Driven and Cultural Approach to Reducing Suicide and Alcohol Risk among Alaska Native Youth

Stacy M. Rasmus, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
Center for Alaska Native Health Research
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Promoting Community Conversations About Research to End Suicide (PC CARES): Transferring Research to Self-Determined Prevention Practices in Rural Alaska Native Villages

Lisa Wexler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Community Health Education
Department of Health Promotion and Policy
University of Massachusetts Amherst

About the Webinar

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is proud to present research that showcases two different community-based approaches that aim to build resilience in Alaska Native communities with the hope of reducing suicide in the Arctic.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is appropriate for NIMH-funded grantees, students, researchers, policy makers, clinicians and anyone interested in learning more about suicide prevention research at the NIMH and the NIH.

REGISTER NOW! Space is limited. Don’t miss this valuable opportunity!!