IHS Webinar/Sept 28/CEU Credit/FASD and Historical Trauma Considerations to Improve Care for Native People: Focus on Child Welfare and Domestic Violence

26 Sep 2016

Focus on Child Welfare and Domestic Violence
Presented by Sandra Radin, PhD, and Tessa Evans-Campbell, PhD

Dates and Time:

September 28, 2016, 1 pm ET, 12 pm CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT, and 9 am AKT
* Arizona (outside of Navajo Nation) is aligned with the Pacific times listed above due to Daylight Savings. Navajo Nation, you are still aligned with Mountain times above.

During this one hour seminar, the presenters will describe how prenatal alcohol exposure/FASD and historical and intergenerational trauma and grief are important influential factors in child welfare and domestic violence. Relevant behavioral challenges, as well as opportunities, for Native people will be discussed. Considerations for improving Native client health and wellness through direct care will also be shared.
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the contexts of FASD, historical trauma and grief and how they relate to maternal and child health.
2. Identify specific influences of FASD, historical trauma and grief in child welfare and domestic violence.
3. Apply learning to improve care and treatment for Native people.
Target Audience

Educators, Health & Educational Administrators, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Counselors, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Psychologists, Dentists, Physicians, Physicians Assistants, Social Workers, Allied Health Professionals, Psychiatrists.

This presentation is open to everyone and no registration is required. Simply follow the instructions under “Connection Information” on the day of the presentation to be connected. There is no cost or travel required and 1 CE or 1 NBCC hours will be provided for attending this webinar. Details on how to claim the credit will be provided during the presentation.

Disclosure Statement

The presenters have no financial relationship to this program.

Connection Information

1. Go to: http://ihs.adobeconnect.com/fasd
2. Select the “Enter as a Guest” option
3. Enter your name, first and last, with designation in the box designated Name (ex: Jane Doe, MD).
4. The passcode is: fasd
5. Click on the “Enter Room” button

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Continuing Education Disclaimers

UNM CBH is approved by the NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No.6740. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. UNM CBH is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

The University of New Mexico Department of Psychiatry Behavioral Sciences, Division of Community Behavioral Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing educations for psychologists. The University of New Mexico Department of Psychiatry Behavioral Sciences, Division of Community Behavioral Health maintains responsibility for this program and content.

CE Provider

UNM Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health, Division of Community Behavioral Health (CBH)
MSC09 5030, 1 UNM, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

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All sessions are recorded for those unable to join them real-time. You can access previous recordings at: https://www.ihs.gov/telebehavioral/index.cfm/seminararchive
NOTE: Per APA guidelines partial credit will not be given, you must attend the entire one hour in order to receive credits.