2012 National Behavioral Health Conference

06/25/2012 - 8:00am to 06/28/2012 - 5:00pm
Postal Code: 
Sponsoring Agency: 
Indian Health Service
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Brandon Bayton or Deborah Black
Contact Phone: 
240-863-0361 or 301-443-8028

The Indian Health Service (IHS) is excited to bring you the 2012 IHS National Behavioral Health Conference. This year’s theme—mobilizing partnerships to promote wellness—emphasizes the importance of collaboration in working to improve the behavioral health status of American Indian and Alaska Native people.This free public event is the nation’s premiere opportunity to assemble and hear from nationally recognized speakers, behavioral health care providers, Tribal Leaders, and health care officials committed to addressing emergent behavioral health topics in Indian Country.This year’s conference will include the Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative (MSPI) and the Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative (DVPI) annual meetings. There will be opportunities to learn from, and interact with, innovative MSPI and DVPI programs implementing best and promising practices across the country.And, there’s no registration fee.

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