Men'S Group

Because of Covid, healing has been limited for people seeking mental health supports. Our agency has created access to support 

groups for free with the help of I.S.C. 

Support Group

Due to Covid, supports for men have been limiting. Our Men's Group is run by Kiyam Connections. They strongly foster healing through connection.

Garth Lacomb and Shane Courtrielle. 

Both facilitators have knowledge and wisdom with their healing experiences. 

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Women's Grief and Trauma Group
In Person

Our circle approaches too healing and holistic wellbeing help with connection and emotional support.  

Every Wednesday 

Time : 4:30-6:30 pm

Location #104 17510 102ave 

Edmonton 

Fees: Covered by IPS

Due to Covid, people have been impacted with loss and isolation. This group fosters connection and healing. 

Women's Circle of Strength 

Our circle of strength fosters women's empowerment and personal strength. Each week we discover themes of relationships, emotional expression, awareness and communication. 

Every Thursday  

Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

Location #104 17510 102ave 

Edmonton 

Fees: Covered by: Insurance, FNIHB and IRS

Group runs for 6 weeks.

People must register. 

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Workshops and Seminars

Indigenous Psychological Services provides workshops , presentations and seminars throughout Alberta.

Call Leigh Sheldon,Registered Psychologist to book a presentation: 780-999-4626 or email: leighannesh@yahoo.ca

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CULTURAL AWARENESS TRAINING 

TRAINING THAT INCORPORATES THE TWO-EYED SEEING APPROACH WITH BRAIDING THE WESTERN AND CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES. WE PROVIDE ONCE A MONTH TRAININGS FOR PROFESSIONALS WORKING WITH INDIGENOUS POPULATIONS.

  • CREATING AWARENESS AROUND THE HISTORICAL FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE THE WELL-BEING  OUR CLIENTS TODAY.

  • REVIEW RESEARCH ON WHY CULTURE CAN HEAL AND HOW IT HELPS OUR CLIENTS .

  • DISCUSS THE TRAUMA INFORMED PERSPECTIVES THAT WORK WELL WITH COLONIZED SYSTEMS RACIAL AND OPPRESSION.

  • TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION

  • PROFESSIONALS WORKING FROM A CULTURAL AND TRAUMA INFORMED PRACTICE. 

  • RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL INSERVICE. INCLUDES A TWO HOUR PRESENTATION OF COMPLEX TRAUMA AND THE IMPACTS OF RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL. TWO HOUR SHARING CIRCLE AND ONE ON ONE SESSIONS FOR SURVIVORS. 

MULTIPLE COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS 

  • SUICIDE PRESENTATION 

  • COLONIZATION AND DECOLONIZATION OF NEUROSYSTEMS

  • TRAUMA INFORMED AND CULTRUAL INFORMED PRACTICES

  • CULTURAL AWARENESS AND CONNECTION

  • RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL AND HEALING 

  • TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION 

  • HOW TO CREATE A HEALTHY TRIBAL SYSTEM 

  • DRUM MAKING WORKSHOP

  • TEEPEE MAKING WORKSHOP

  • RATTLE MAKING WORKSHOP

  • MEDICINE WHEEL TEACHING

  • LAND-BASED HEALING 

  • TWO SPIRIT AWARENESS WORKSHOP

TO HONOUR THE PROTOCOLS  WITH OUR TEACHINGS WE INCLUDE ELDERS AND KNOWLEDGE KEEPERS. 

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