Shining Star of Behavioral Health

Story by – Robbi Downey, Aniak Subregional Clinic

November 1, 2013 - Less than a minute read
Bernice Hetherington, Kalskag Behavioral Health Aide.

Congratulations to Bernice Hetherington of Lower Kalskag who was recognized by the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium on Wed. November 6 as Behavioral Health Aide “Shining Star.”

A Shining Star is a Behavioral Health Aide /Practitioner who “has worked for five or more years and demonstrates excellence in their role by continuously delivering exceptional client care, has somehow improved the behavioral healthcare delivery system in their community and demonstrates the balance between work and personal life.”

Bernice has qualities that enhance the Behavioral Health team at YKHC. One of them is flexibility. Bernice is focused on caring for and the healing of clients. Bernice has been an active part of helping people across the YK Delta.