Indian Health Service
Integrated Behavioral Health Conference

The 17th Annual Phoenix Area Indian Health Service Integrated Behavioral Health Conference will be delivered as an online training series via the Zoom meetings platform from July 27th to August 31st, 2021. 

Join us for a professional development series for behavioral health professionals delivered online through Zoom meetings. Each session offers 1.5 hours of CEs. Choose from NASW, NADAAC, APA, NBCC. Attendees must sign in and out of each session for credit. Certificates with all hours accrued will be issued by September 20th, 2021.

This annual conference is free for anyone working for Indian Health Service (IHS), individuals and agencies working with IHS, tribes, and all urban programs including prevention, behavioral health and primary care, crisis services, child welfare, law enforcement, community corrections and also their partners serving Native Americans

Each session offers 1.5 hours of CEUS. Choose from NASW, NADAAC, APA, NBCC. Attendees must sign in and out of each session for credit. Certificates with all hours accrued will be issued by September 20th, 2021.

Series occurs online Tuesdays from 8:30am to 10:00am and 10:30am to Noon.

Register today 

 

 

 

 

Kevin Bushaw
Conferences & Events Manager
Kevin.Bushaw@asu.edu
602-369-6680

Keith Smith
Logistics Coordinator
Keith.Smith.2@asu.edu 

Luis Burrows
Phoenix-Area Indian Health Service
luis.burrows@ihs.gov
Phone: (602) 364-5170

Tentative Agenda

(Registration is open now!)

Series occurs online Tuesdays from 8:30am to 10:00am and 10:30am to Noon.

Tuesday, July 27th
Session 1: Spirituality and behavioral health
Session 2: Preventing and treating substance abuse through a cultural lens

Tuesday, August 3rd
Session 3: Ethical decision-making: codes across behavioral health professions  (Part 1)
Session 4: Ethical decision-making: “What do I do when...?” Case studies and applications (Part 2)

Tuesday, August 10th
Session 5: ICWA, Child protection in the era of COVID-19
Session 6: Trauma-informed care and treatment protocols

Tuesday, August 17th
Session 7: EMDR Therapy
Session 8: Suicide prevention: A community safety network

Tuesday, August 24th
Session 9: Historical healing and trauma
Session 10: Interpersonal violence after the pandemic lockdown

Tuesday, August 31st
Session 11: To be announced
Session 12: To be announced