In conjunction with the conference, GLITEC will be hosting several trainings. These trainings will take
place on Tuesday, June 27 through Wednesday, June 28, 2023, and will cover a variety of topics:
- Epidemiology 101
- Motivational Interviewing
- Youth Mental Health First Aid
- Zero Suicide
Space may be limited for some trainings, so please register as soon as possible!
Epidemiology 101: The Epidemiology 101 training is designed to meet the needs of professionals who work in diverse areas of American Indian and Alaska Native health. Almost anyone who works in American Indian Health can take advantage of this learning opportunity – from administrators to community health workers. This full-day course covers functions of public health, disease occurrence, types of data, measures of risk, organizing data, public health surveillance.
Youth Mental Health First Aid: The 6.5-hour YMHFA course focuses on recognizing the patterns of thoughts, feelings, behaviors,and appearance that show there might be a problem rather than focusing on specific illness. Learnersare taught the MHFA Action Plan (ALGEE) that they can apply to non-crisis and crisis scenarios.