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Mental Health Care for American Indians and Alaska Natives

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This section of a larger Surgeon General’s report focuses on the status, needs, availability, and outcomes for mental health treatment and services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. Ways to improve services currently available and the need to promote wellness are among key issues stressed. NOTE: This course is chapter 4 and begins on page 77 of the article and page 95 of the adobe file.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Mental Health Care for American Indians and Alaska Natives created by A Report from the Surgeon General

Course Material Author

A Report from the Surgeon General

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

  1. To examine the complexities of mental health care for the American Indian and Alaska Native communities.

  2. to identify high-need populations and assess the availability and quality of services available for those populations

  3. to gain information on ways to help prevent mental illness and promote wellness among the communities studied

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

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Course Number 100159
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  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.38 out of 5
190 members have taken this course

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