Announcements

National Recovery Month

It's National Recovery Month

Are you or someone you know in recovery?

Write and affirmation to yourself or someone else!

  • Get a post-it from Behavioral Health

  • Write what you have accomplished

  • Or give others words of encouragement

3rd Pfizer/Moderna Dose

Who is eligible for the 3rd dose of the Pfizer/Moderna vaccine?

To schedule your appointment call 405.701.7190 or 405.701.7600.

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) is recommending that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional dose. This includes people who have:

Paint for Prevention

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. Join the Native Connections and Substance Abuse & Suicide Prevention Grants and show your support, love, culture, and strength by painting for suicide awareness. Fill out this form to reserve your "Paint for Prevention" kit which includes a blank canvas, paint, and brushes: https://forms.gle/tKGwaomY5LtKmWLk6.

 

Events

Virtual Suicide Prevention 5K Challenge

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. Show your support by signing up for the Virtual Suicide Prevention 5K Challenge hosted by Absentee Shawnee Tribe’s Native Connections and Substance Abuse & Suicide Prevention Grants’! Throw on your running shoes and walk, run, or move to show your support, love, and strength to those in need. The 5k event is completely virtual and self-paced.

Back to School Event Shawnee

Back to School COVID-19 Testing & Vaccination Event

Pfizer vaccination available for ages 12 and up*.

Open to the public.

 

When: Tuesday, August 24th, 2021 from 5pm-7pm

Where: Shawnee Clinic Multi-Purpose Building @ 2029 South Gordon Cooper Drive Shawnee, OK 74801

Virtual Back to School Self-Care Scavenger Hunt

Take a study break and join the free and virtual “Back to School Self-Care Scavenger Hunt” hosted by the Native Connections Grant. Simply download the GooseChase App then enter game code: J54LGL. Complete daily missions surrounding self-care, study tips, and mindful activities for a chance to earn points & win prizes! For more information contact Angela Gonzalez at 405.701.7995 or agonzalez@astribe.com.

Classes & Meetings

Basic Ribbon Skirt Class

Ensuring Hope Project

Tradition beats Addiction

Basic Ribbon Skirt Virtual Class

***Deadline to register is Wednesday, September 22, 2021 COB***

When: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 6:00 pm - 8:00pm

  • ONLY 20 SKIRTS AVAILABLE

Virtual Parenting Class

Sign up for Virtual Parenting Classes beginning October 5, 2021 at 6PM continuing every Tuesday until December 21, 2021. To pre-enroll click this link: https://forms.gle/UWXUHDZ1HgHFb7Qu5. For more information contact Crystal Springer at cspringer@astribe.com or 405.878.4716.


Testimonials

I was very pleased with my visit. It was easy to get an appointment in a timely fashion as well as [get] a courtesy call to remind me of my appointment. Jackie was easy to talk to and explained things in a manner I could understand. Jackie also gave me a almost daily updates on my lab work.

Sidna

I appreciate the wide variety of services that are in one location. I would recommend this clinic to others because it is convenient and the staff is compassionate. I enjoy my visits because of quality care.

Sarah

Love this place

I love this place.  I think it is the best clinic I have been to.

Shelly

The Little Axe Health Center is located off Highway 9 in the Little Axe/Norman area, across the road from our old Little Axe Tribal Clinic. The physical address of the new clinic is 15951 Little Axe Drive in Norman, OK 73026.

We are open to the public and are very excited about our growing capacity to serve the community.  We are having a grand opening Wednesday, May 16, 2012.

View this and other articles related to 
The MSPI Creative Arts Program offers free music lessons all year round for Native American children from 6 years to 19 years old. Adults are also encouraged to participate. Come join the fun and learn to play the guitar, bass guitar, piano, or vocals.

Contact Phil Bradley, Music Instructor 405.275.4030 Ext: 117 or Cell 405.370.5576 

At the Shawnee Campus from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Classes are made possible through AST Behavioral Health’s Meth/Suicide Prevention Initiative Grant (MSPI) “Following in Our Footsteps” 

Come enjoy music and have some fun too!



View this and other articles related to 
Most people who are trying to stop smoking have some withdrawal symptoms, but usually do NOT have all that are listed below. Use this information to help you with the symptoms you do have and don’t worry about those that you do not experience. Remember that these symptoms are generally temporary in nature and a sign that you are on the road to recovery. 
View this and other articles related to 
The National Kidney Foundationcelebrates March as National Kidney Month.  Take the Kidney quiz to check your kidney knowledge.

Most people have how many kidneys? 
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

How big are your kidneys? 
  • The size of your head
  • The size of your fist
  • The size of your eye

Where are your kidneys? 
  • in your back by the ribs
  • in your back behind your lungs
  • by your belly button

Which of the following are functions of your kidney?
  •  to clean your blood
  • to support healthy bones and tissues
  • to keep your blood pressure normal

Let’s see how you did...

View this and other articles related to 
How can you tell if you're hitting the mark when it comes to good oral care? Generally, your 
teeth and gums should not bleed, be painful, or feel rough or sharp to your tongue.  Your breath 
should be fresh for at least a couple of hours after brushing in the morning and after having 
eaten breakfast. One of the easiest ways to prevent gum disease is to clean your teeth properly, 
so try these tricks for a healthier mouth.


View this and other articles related to 

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Kevin Young as our new Optometrist, who is already receiving high praise from the community.  More frames and lens options are now available thanks to our teaming up with Thundercloud Optical in Omaha, Nebraska.  Order placement and delivery can be expected to take 4-5 days now, down from the previous 10-15 days.

We are in the process of expanding the number of exam rooms at the Shawnee Clinic from four to eight.  We welcome Dr. John Jutting, MD to our medical staff, and will be bringing more health care providers on board to offer more services in the near future.

Our Shawnee Clinic Pharmacy is now filling prescriptions for all Native Americans, and is now open through the lunch hour.

View this and other articles related to 

The LSWN Clinic is located off Highway 9 in the Little Axe/Norman area, across the road from our existing Little Axe Tribal Clinic. The physical address of the new clinic is 15951 Little Axe Drive in Norman, OK 73026.

We are expecting to open to the public in May 2012 and are very excited about our future capacity to serve the community. 

Tour the new clinic!  Take a walk-through in this video:

 

View this and other articles related to 

Pages

Subscribe to Front page feed