Workshops and presentations

Durham College’s Aboriginal Student Advisors/Coaches are available to provide a number of Aboriginal specific workshops and presentations. 

These workshops/presentations are suitable for:

  • grade schools
  • high schools 
  • post-secondary
  • professional development for staff and faculty
  • community organizations

 Available workshops/presentations:

  • Aboriginal Cultural Safety Initiative  This workshop can be modified to suit specific program needs.
  • How past historical policies continue to affect Aboriginal Peoples today
  • Residential school
  • Reconciliation
  • Treaties
  • Medicine Wheel teachings
  • Restorative justice models
  • Contribution of Indigenous People to today’s society
  • Understanding Aboriginal ways of knowing
  • How to deal effectively with Aboriginal clients
  • Misconceptions, racism and stereotypes

For more information or to request our services please contact:

Peggy Forbes
Aboriginal Student Advisor/Coach
peggy.forbes@durhamcollege.ca

Julie Pigeon
Aboriginal Student Advisor/Coach
julie.pigeon@durhamcollege.ca

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