Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy: For American Indian and Alaska Native Behavioral Health Professionals

 

Take the lead and impact your community!

This year-long program offers a unique opportunity for mental health, behavioral health, substance use providers, or helping professionals to explore their unique skills and leadership potential through trainings, an individual project, and mentor support.

We are currently seeking mentors and mentees for the 2020-2021 Leadership Academy.

 

The program provides: 

•    Development of knowledge and expertise in the behavioral health field
•    Interactive seminars, distance learning, webinars and project work
•    Learning opportunities through interaction and supervision between mentors and mentees
•    Supervising community-based participatory initiatives
•    Networking with other mentors

 

Tentative schedule for 2020-2021: 

October 2020   Immersion Training - Meskwaki Casino Hotel, Tama, IA

March 2021   Enhancement Session - Santa Ana Pueblo, NM

October 2021   Graduation - Location TBA

 

How to apply: 

Click on either of the links below to complete the online versions of the applications:

ONLINE MENTOR APPLICATION                 ONLINE MENTEE APPLICATION

 

PDF applications can be downloaded here:

Fillable Mentor application

Fillable Mentee application

 

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE MAY 31, 2020

 

Questions? Please contact: 

Monica Dreyer Rossi, Cand. Polit.
Program Manager, National American Indian & Alaska Native Leadership Academy
319-384-1486
monica-dreyerrossi@uiowa.edu

Sean Bear, BA, CADC, Meskwaki
Co-Director
319-384-4164
sean-bear@uiowa.edu

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