Are you passionate about wholistic wellness, healing, and encouraging others to heal themselves? Join Central Council of the Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (T&H) as the Community & Behavioral Services Advocate intern this summer! You will learn about professional case management and how to facilitate Talking Circles for healing. You will learn about behavioral services terminology and understand how to refer people seeking help. This internship provides skill development for students interested in social work, psychology, and human services.
Specific projects will include selecting a behavioral health related topic, conducting research, preparing a presentation, and facilitating Wellness Wednesday for an online audience of tribal citizens. You will also engage in, promote, and demonstrate the online Culture Heals program to community partners as a tool for helping individuals and families toward their healing journey. This summer, you will select a special project within the Behavioral Services department and present during Tlingit & Haida Lunchtime Chats.
This position can take place remotely via telecommute or in-person at the T&H office in Juneau, AK
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Applicants must be a current Sealaska shareholder or a Sealaska shareholder descendent.