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National Indian Health Board: Webinar: Safety Planning/Immediate Interventions After Abuse Occurs Intimate Partner Violence Series

September 9, 2021 @ 3:00 pm CDT

Join National Indian Health Board (NIHB) for its third webinar in the Intimate Partner Violence Series featuring Lisa Morad-McCoy, LCSW from the UNM Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences who will provide an overview of the benefits of providing clinical care and addressing emotional and/or physical safety of clients who disclose abuse in American Indian and Alaska Native communities.

The Intimate Partner Violence Series (IPV) is a three-part webinar series covering IPV topics in Indian Country, such as IPV among men and women, youth, and available resources.

Visit NIHB’s website to learn more about NIHB’s work in behavioral health.

For questions, contact Chyna Locklear at clocklear@nihb.org.

Note: Continuing education credit will not be offered for this webinar.

What: Safety Planning/Immediate Interventions Webinar

Who should attend?

Public health/Behavioral health professionals, education staff, and partners who work with AI/AN communities around IPV.

Webinar Speaker

Lisa Morad-McCoy LCSW is a Senior Program Therapist in the UNM Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Division of Community Behavioral Health. Lisa received her MSW from the University of Michigan in 1995. She has over 20 years of experience providing therapy for adults, children, and families. Currently, Lisa provides clinical tele-supervision for LMSWs in New Mexico seeking independent licensure. Lisa provides Comprehensive Community Support Service (CCSS) and American Society for Addiction Medicine (ASAM) trainings for community members and professionals throughout New Mexico. Clinically, Lisa provides trauma focused therapy for children, adolescents and families through the UNM ACTION Clinic and the IHS Tele-health clinic for children at Havasupai Elementary School in Grand Canyon, AZ.


September 9, 2021
3:00 pm CDT




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7:30 am
Registration (Location: Sequoia)

9:00 am
Posting of Colors (Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

9:05 am
Welcome & Opening Prayer

9:10 am
Time of Reflection

9:25 am
Welcome & Opening Message from SGCETC Board of Directors 

9:30 am
Welcome from Tribal Nations within California and Discussion of Hot  Topics

10:15 am
Discussion with Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Bryan Newland

10:30 am

10:45 am
Establishing the Bay Area American Indian Cultural District

11:00 am
COVID Update and Indian Health Service Initiatives to Improve Health and Wellbeing

11:30 am
International Decade (2022 – 2032) of Indigenous Language Preservation

11:45 am
Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Breakout Sessions

 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Networking Break

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Breakout Sessions

3:30 pm- 3:45 pm

3:45 pm
Threats to Tribal Sovereignty: Protecting the Indian Child Welfare Act

(Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

4:05 pm
Self-Governance Updates from DOI, IHS, and DOT

4:45 pm
Tiwahe Initiative – Federal Updates


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11:30 am – 5:00 pm
DOI SGDB Training Room (Sand Pebble D)

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Individual Meetings with OSG Staff- Open (Board Rooms 3 & 4)

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tribal Caucus for the Food Distribution Program for Indian Reservations Consultation Meeting (Cypress A)