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

On March 12, 2020, EENet presented a webinar in the "New Narratives" series, which focused on research that looked at the use of traditional healing practices in two Ontario First Nations.

Watch the webinar recording and download the presentation slides.

About this webinar

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.