Past Sessions

February 14th, 2019 – Love Potions to Decolonize our Hearts with Cease Wyss

February 14th, 2019 – Love Potions to Decolonize our Hearts with Cease Wyss

  Indigenous Plant Diva, T’uy’t’tanat -Cease Wyss will help us learn about local indigenous herbal medicines that help us decolonize our hearts and minds, and allow us to l care for ourselves and others in meaningful ways that help us understand how drinking teas from the local areas where we live, help us to reconnect […]

February 28th, 2019 – Functional Medicine: a revolutionary approach that honours Indigenous perspectives on health and wellness with Daniele Behn-Smith

February 28th, 2019 – Functional Medicine: a revolutionary approach that honours Indigenous perspectives on health and wellness with Daniele Behn-Smith

During our time together with Dr. Danièle Behn-Smith we will describe what functional medicine is, how it is different from the current medical approach and how it Aligns with First Nations perspectives on health and wellness Promotes cultural safety and humility in practice and Addresses the root causes of illness which leads to improved and lasting […]

January 10th, 2019 – Indigenous Harm Reduction: Our Stories in Our Words with FNHA

January 10th, 2019 – Indigenous Harm Reduction: Our Stories in Our Words with FNHA

Join us on Jan 10, 2019 for this critically important session on the Opioid Public Health Emergency and its impact on Indigenous peoples in BC.

January 17th, 2019 – The Natural Roots of Empathy

January 17th, 2019 – The Natural Roots of Empathy

Is empathy a skill to be taught or is it a fruit of healthy development? Can we reward caring and compassionate behaviour and still preserve its essence? Is trying to make children be nice to each other the best way to keep them safe? Is consideration an innate human potential, and if so, how is […]

November 1st, 2018 – Pathways to Post-Secondary Education: Do you have the keys to help unlock higher education success for your students?

November 1st, 2018 – Pathways to Post-Secondary Education: Do you have the keys to help unlock higher education success for your students?

Calling all education workers, school counselors, educational liaisons, parents, and caregivers!

November 8th, 2018 – Connect to Communities with Kim Haxton from IndigenEYEZ

November 8th, 2018 – Connect to Communities with Kim Haxton from IndigenEYEZ

IndigenEYEZ is back for part 3 of the Connect series. In this session, we will explore systems and traditional and contemporary models for change.

November 15th,2018 – Cultural Safety and Leadership

November 15th,2018 – Cultural Safety and Leadership

We welcome Harley Eagle back to the Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health, presenting from the UBC Centre for Teaching, Learning, and Technology, and live streaming through the UBC Learning Circle for a conversation on cultural safety and leadership….

Nov 20th, 2018 – Food Insecurity through Indigenous Perspectives

Nov 20th, 2018 – Food Insecurity through Indigenous Perspectives

We are excited for this upcoming webinar which will overview food insecurity through Indigenous perspectives.

November 22nd, 2018 – Community Strength based Approaches to Indigenous Food Systems

November 22nd, 2018 – Community Strength based Approaches to Indigenous Food Systems

This webinar will discuss both the relationship between the food we eat and our mental health as well as the new research that explores soil microbes and their effects on our mood.

November 27th, 2018 – Hearty Healthy Dishes for Cold Winter Nights

November 27th, 2018 – Hearty Healthy Dishes for Cold Winter Nights

Gerry will be demonstrating recipes for soups, stews and other heart-warming foods…