Native American Curriculum

april 2019

10apr(apr 10)8:30 am12(apr 12)5:00 pmNative American Curriculum8:30 am - 5:00 pm (12)

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Event Details

Mora, MN

April 10-12, 8:30 – 5:00

The primary intent of this substance abuse-related curriculum is to provide an educational experience for prevention specialists and substance abuse staff of state licensed programs in Minnesota. The curriculum is also relevant for health, mental health and social work staff professionals, teachers, and other service providers working with Native Americans.

Presenters:  

Rose Robinson, Native American Curriculum Consultant for the State of MN, Leech Lake Reservation enrolled

George Goggleye, Ojibwe, Senior NAC Trainer, Leech Lake enrolled

Curriculum topics include:

  • Cultural and spiritual values (Pre-European contact) Government policies, treaties and federal laws
  • Prejudicial and discrimination issues
  • Cultural orientations & Introduction to spiritual ceremonies
  • Traditional family relationships
  • History of alcohol and drug abuse
  • Multiple addictions and diseases
  • Counseling strategies & culturally and spiritually related assessment instruments

Certificates of Completion from the State of MN – DHS for exact number of hours you attend the training – Attendance at full training is 22 CEU’s

This is a MIWRC Learning Center Training which is funded in part by the State of Minnesota DHS, Behavioral Health Division, American Indian Section.

Details 

Time

10 (Wednesday) 8:30 am - 12 (Friday) 5:00 pm

Organizer

Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center

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