Check out these highlights from Healthy Alaskans 2020 and the 2014 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS). They include data on smoking, binge drinking, suicide, adverse childhood experiences, family support and more.
What: This is a television broadcast of Dr. Felitti– Co-Principal Investigator of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study– presenting the groundbreaking findings of the ACEs study. This study shows a strong correlation between adverse childhood experiences and future negative health outcomes. The ACE’s study is impacting perspectives as well as policy and provision of both behavioral and medical health care.
When: 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Noon. Saturday, March 19, 2016.
8 p.m. Sunday, March 20, 2016. Some airings may experience scheduling conflicts. The same video may be viewed here: https://vimeo.com/155143547
Where: Broadcast on 360 North. GCI Cable channel 18.
What: The full agenda is available here: http://www.cvent.com/events/2016-early-childhood-mental-health-institute-child-adolescent-and-family-behavioral-health-conferenc/agenda-b6ae365e5d50478fa84f6050c17a3116.aspx There will be five days of speakers and conference events on adolescent neuroscience, the neuroscience of trauma, Adverse Childhood Experiences, ethics in social services, and much more.
When: March 21-25, 2016.The Chlid, Adolescent and Family Behavioral Health Conference dates are March 21-23, 2016. This is connected with and includes the first day of the Early Childhood Mental Health Institute Conference. The Early Childhood Mental Health Institute Conference runs from March 23-25, 2016.
Where: The Egan Convention Center, Anchorage, Alaska.
When: Noon to 1 p.m. Every Tuesday starting March 1st, 2016.
Where: Southeast Alaska Independent Living, 1st Floor Conference Room, 3225 Hospital Drive, #300.
Description: Let’s have some fun! Come play a game or two. Find the support you need to break the isolation. Come share your story!
Where: Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 350 Whittier St #101
When: 7 to 8:30 p.m. April 1st, 2016
Description: Join the NAMI Juneau for a fun night of local comedy and storytelling on Friday, April 1st! Support a great a cause while enjoying humorous stories from some of Juneau’s best storytellers. All proceeds benefit NAMI’s vital education, empowerment and support programs for families and individuals affected by mental illness.