Liz Gray/Reporter BHS sponsors event TULSA, Okla. — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Behavioral Health Services sponsored a Tulsa Drillers game May 20. BHS set up three stations throughout ONEOK Field in Tulsa and provided resources to promote Mental Health Awareness Month and National Prevention Week. National Prevention Week is an annual health observance dedicated to increasing
“Mental health, in all populations, is extremely important. It’s one of the most important common problems we have out there that goes without treatment.” –Shawn Terry, MCN Secretary of Health
Liz Gray/Reporter LTPD disposal box available year-round OKMULGEE, Okla. — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Behavioral Health Services and Lighthorse Tribal Police Department participated in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 28. The partnership of the two programs was formed to raise awareness and prevention of suicide and prescription drug abuse. National Prescription Drug Take Back
“We want patients to be able to get in and to get care quickly.” –MCN Secretary of Health Shawn Terry
Honey Caranzo/Reporter Nation receives grant funds for forum on ICWA, VAWA OKMULGEE, Okla. — A quarterly session of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council was held April 29 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. Council addressed the following legislation, the interpretation of which is attributed to language in the bills: TR 17-028 Authorizing the principal
An interview with Shawn Partridge from the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Family Violence Prevention Program about Sexual Assault Awareness Month.