Tlingit & Haida behavioral health services reaches out across Southeast
August 4, 2022
WRANGELL — In November of last year, Tlingit & Haida Community and Behavioral Services opened a healing center in Juneau to provide care to tribal citizens and other Alaska Natives.
At the time, care was provided through Zoom Health or over the phone. The center was able to open its doors this year for in-person appointments but still relies on telehealth to reach a greater number of patients who might not have access to such services otherwise.
Healing center staff provides a mix of wholistic healing and western treatment for crisis and access help, mental health issues — such as rel...