Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a collaborative process of communication that can enhance the patient/provider relationship. Whether the patient is seeking care for physical health or experiencing behavioral health issues, Motivational ...

Suicide Risk Assessment

In 2018, suicide rates in Alaska were 26.9 per 100,000 people, nearly double compared to the national rate of 14.0 per 100,000. For Alaska Native people, the rate was more ...

Health Aide Awards Ceremony

Keynote: Valerie Nurr'araaluk Davidson, ANTHC Interim President Community Health Aides, Dental Health Aides and Behavioral Health Aides will be honored

Ethical Practice in Telehealth

Although there are ethical issues that exist with the use of telehealth, there are a multitude of benefits to being able to provide healthcare services using telehealth. One of the ...

Tobacco Use Prevalence & Cessation in Alaska

One of the leading health indicator topic areas that continues to be a major public health challenge in Alaska is tobacco use. Being that Alaska is so geographically vast, access ...