Drawing on Local Wisdom and Personal Relationships to Prevent Indigenous Youth Suicide and Promote Wellness

Event Type:  SAMHSA Webinar
Date:  Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 2:00pm (America/New_York)

In this podcast, Dr. Wexler talks about how to build on local understandings of suicide and mental health when conducting research, the importance of developing relationships, her community-engaged research in Alaska, and implications for the field.

Event Presenter(s)

Lisa Wexler, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Populations:  American Indians and Alaska Natives
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings
Planning and Implementing:  Culturally Based Practices