Joshua Arvidson, Director of Child and Family Programs at ACMHS and FCMHS, was honored with an Anchorage Daily News Achievement in Business Award on December 2. Joshua was one of 15 honorees working in health and wellness who were recognized during the final event of 2019. Many of Josh’s Child & Family team members joined for the award breakfast, held at the Bill Sheffield Train Depot.
New Growth: An Interactive Fundraiser to Support Transition Age Youth
Join us for an evening of food, music and demos under the glow of our neon grow lights at Alaska Seeds of Change! Learn how we support
Learning a new evidence-based practice
Child & Family clinicians in our Anchorage and Fairbanks clinics recently completed three days of in-person training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive
Folker Reception Team Goes Above & Beyond
For two weeks, a guy we’ll call “D” hung out at our Folker Building lobby. He was trying to get home to Hawaii, but his wallet and ID had been
Meet Dianna Rehn, Clinician
Dianna Rehn, Doctor of Psychology, is a clinician with the Anchorage adult outpatient (Folker) team. She’s in her second stint at ACMHS – she
Many thanks to everyone who donated and cooked to support our staff and client Thanksgiving celebrations! There was a lot of pre-feasting last
Parenting 101: Setting Limits on Technology – Free Class in Anchorage!
With easy access to hand-held electronics, it can be tough for caregivers to set and enforce limits with their tweens and teens. In this free
Four FCMHS staff members recently attended Challenge Day at Tanana Middle School. Challenge Day is a curriculum designed to reduce bullying by
Meet April McElhenny, Child & Family clinician
April McElhenny, MSW has more than six years of experience with children and adults who have been impacted by childhood trauma. She's worked in
Fairbanks Child & Family Services moves to new building!
Our Fairbanks Child & Family Team is wrapping up their first week in their new building at 926 Aspen St. They did a great job making the space
Bringing Trauma-Informed Care to Fairbanks Schools
The Alaska Child Trauma Center is pleased to announce a new partnership with the State of Alaska Department of Education and Early Development to