BRISTOL BAY HEALTH CORPORATION: Integrating Suicide and Substance Abuse Prevention in Rural Alaska

April 01, 2014
News Type:  From the Field
State:  Alaska

Addressing behavioral health and suicide prevention in rural communities spread out over large geographic areas can be a challenge. In this three-minute presentation, Melanee Tiura, community health services division manager with the Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation, shares aerial views of Alaska and lessons learned from working in harmony with 14 remote communities.

Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings, Behavioral Health Care