Webinar: Connecting culture, land and wellness to Indigenous youth

The Registered Nurses Association (RNAO) in partnership with Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN), Chiefs of Ontario (COO), the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Shkaabe Makwa, the Canadian Indigenous Nurses Association (CINA), and the Ontario First Nation Young Peoples Council (OFNYPC) invite you to a webinar featuring guest speaker Joseph Pitawanakwat.

The overall purpose of this webinar is to increase health care providers' awareness of the importance of Indigenous language, community, culture and the wise practices and teachings of Elders to support well being amongst Indigenous youth.

Date: Tuesday April 20, 2021

Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. EST

Register now.

The objectives of this webinar are to facilitate knowledge exchange between Indigenous youth and health-care providers in regard to:

  • The importance of language and what language says about well being.
  • How culture helps maintain well being.
  • The vision of healthy Indigenous youth.
  • The role of the health-care provider in supporting Indigenous youth.


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