Public service

Advocate coaches autistic people on interacting with police

Emily Iland will share her expertise in teaching essential safety skills to teens and adults with autism spectrum disorder at 7 p.m., Aug. 4., in the Murie Building auditorium at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Psychiatrist to talk about suicide prevention

A mental health program director from the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford University will share his expertise on child and adolescent psychiatry with a lecture and a class on the Fairbanks campus. Dr. Shashank Joshi is the hospital’s director of training in child and adolescent psychiatry and director of the School Mental Health Team. His talk, […]