Webinar: Use of traditional healing practices in two Ontario First Nations

Join us for the next EENet webinar in the "New Narratives" series. This webinar will focus on research that looked at the use of traditional healing practices in two Ontario First Nations.

Date: Thursday, March 12, 2020
Time: 1:00 to 2:00 PM (EDT)

Register for this webinar. Download the event flyer.

Webinar objectives

In this webinar you'll gain a better understanding of:

  • traditional healing practices.
  • findings from a study that asked Indigenous People about their use of, and access to, traditional healing practices.
  • how to support Indigenous People who would like to use traditional healing practices.

You can also read this Research Snapshot that describes the research.

The presenters

Samantha Wells is a Senior Director and Senior Scientist with the Institute for Mental Health Policy Research at CAMH and an Associate Professor in the Clinical Public Health Division at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto.

Julie George is an Anishinaabe scholar from Kettle & Stony Point First Nation where she manages the Mental Health, Addiction and Violence Support Program.

This webinar is presented by Evidence Exchange Network (EENet), which is part of the Provincial System Support Program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), in collaboration with CAMH's Shkaabe Makwa.

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