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Event Name

Beyond Colonization - Working with Aboriginal Clients (Workshop)
For: General public, Professionals
Provided by: Darien Thira (PhD., Reg. Psych.)

Date and Time

Sat Jul 16, 2016 (This event is over)
9:00 - 4:00pm


1090 West Georgi St., Vancouver, BC, V6E 3V7

Event Description

This interactive workshop will offer insight into the sociocultural context of Aboriginal clients and offer tools to unite healing with empowerment.

Topics will include:
- Traditional Values & The Impact of Colonization
- Decolonizing Mental Health and Your Practice
- Personal and Community Trauma Impacts

- Understanding Aboriginal Cultural Wellness & Resilience
- From Problem to Opportunity: A Strength-Based Approach
- Re-visioning the Community as a Resilience Resource


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This event is listed under these topics

Addictions (including Drugs, Alcohol and Gambling)
Parents, Families & Caregivers
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Trauma and Abuse
Indigenous, First Nations, Inuit and Métis (FNIM)
Last modified Jun 29, 2016 6:17pm
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