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Date(s) - 16/11/2016 - 17/11/2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

WABANO Crentre for Aboriginal Health


Culture as Treatment Symposium: 

Creation Stories

by WABANO Centre for Aboriginal Health 

Day 1: Wednesday November 16th, 2016

Creation Stories – A healthy journey is knowing where we come from


                                                    Day 2: Thursday November 17th, 2016

Connecting out Health to Our Creation Stories


Place: WABANO Centre for Aboriginal Health

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $150 Per Day, $300 For Both Days
(After Sept. 19, $300 per day
$500 for the conference)

More Information: please contact Debbie Maiangowi at

613-748-0657 ext. 311 or dmaiangowi@wabano.com


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Symposium Topics Include:

First Nations Creation Stories, Traditional Practices,
Healing and Grieving, Traditional Medicines,
Art as Healing, Indigenous Wellness Model,
Culture and Mental Wellness

Featured Guest Speakers:

Christopher Mushquash, Jerry Saddleback,
Madeleine Kētēskwew Dion Stout,
Leah Dorion, and Tom Porter

This Series is Essential for:

Educators, health care professionals, social workers, mental health workers, law enforcement, child and youth workers, child protection workers, academics and post-secondary students who:

  • Work with the Aboriginal community and would like to incorporate culturally-safe practices into their services.
  • Want to understand the issues that impact wellness of Indigenous peoples in Canada and learn about Indigenous culture.