Connecting Culture, Land & Wellness to Indigenous Youth

Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario

This webinar is in partnership with the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO), Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN), Chiefs of Ontario (COO), the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Shkaabe Makwa, the Canadian Indigenous Nurses Association (CINA), and Ontario First Nation Young Peoples Council (OFNYPC).

The overall purpose of this webinar is to increase health care providers’ awareness of the importance of Indigenous language, community, culture, and the wise practices and teachings of Elders to support wellbeing amongst Indigenous youth. The objectives of this webinar are to facilitate knowledge exchange between Indigenous youth and health care providers in regard to:

  • The importance of language and what language says about wellbeing
  • How culture helps maintain wellbeing
  • The vision of healthy Indigenous youth
  • The role of the health care provider in supporting Indigenous youth

The webinar will be moderated by Quinn Meawasige, Indigenous Youth, and Rachel Radyk, RPN, RN Student.

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Online April 20, 2021

4:00 pm

- 6:00 pm

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