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Joint SAMHSA TTAC & IHS NTAC Meeting - August 4, 2021

August 4 , 2021


Joint Meeting - SAMHSA Tribal Technical Advisory Committee (TTAC) |IHS National Tribal Advisory Committee (NTAC) on Behavioral Health

Agenda:  Wednesday, August 4, 2021  - 11:30/12:00 – 4:00 pm Eastern

  • 11:30 am ET NTAC Meeting: Room 1 (Facilitator: Michele Muir-Howard)
  • 12:00 pm ET TTAC Tribal Caucus: Room 2 (Facilitator: Don Lyons)

  • 1:00 pm ET Call to Order and Blessing

Joe Garcia and Juana Majel-Dixon, TTAC Chairs

  • Welcome and Review of the Meeting Agenda

Don Lyons, Meeting Facilitator

  • 1:30 pm ET SAMHSA Homeless and Housing Resource Center (HHRC) Presentation

Jen Elder, Director, HHRC

Kristin Lupfer, Director, SAMHSA SOAR Technical Assistance Center

Iris Friday, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

  • 2:15 pm ET Break
  • 2:30 pm ET TTAC NTAC Discussion Topic Priorities Review: Planning & Action Items

Don Lyons, Meeting Facilitator

  • 3:15 pm ET Legislative Update—Remarks and Discussion

Lori Hayman, J.D., Director, Office of Legislative Affairs

  • 3:45 pm ET Potential Protective Factors in Depression Outcomes for American Indian and Alaska Native Youth

Erika Salinas, MSW, PhD Student, University of Southern California

  • 4:00 pm ET Closing and Adjournment

Contact Info

Benjamin Smith
(301) 443-1083