Course Description

Wholistic Healing Practices and Colonial Trauma Certificate, Module 4 "Reawakening the Spirit in Colonial Trauma Care" is developed and delivered by the Centre for Indigegogy. This two-day module will focus on Indigenous ways of awakening and healing Spirit within. Participants will begin to learn about their own relationship to Spirit and how our Spirits inform our practice. In this session, the Elder will be lifting up the teachings of Spirit and engage participants through circle and ceremony. She will focus on her Anishinaabe knowledge and 8 Grandmother teachings.

Learner Outcomes

  • To foster an enhanced sense of self and identity as wholistic healing practitioners.
  • Experienced teachings of feasting the Spirit dishes and its meaning in practice.
  • Understanding the 8 Grandmother teachings and how that will help in spiritually informed trauma care.


This workshop is developed and delivered by the Centre for Indigegogy. To learn more about the Centre for Indigegogy, please visit our website wlu.ca/fsw/indigegogy.

Questions? Please contact us at indigegogy@wlu.ca


This workshop makes up 14 out of 84 hours required to receive the Wholistic Healing Practices and Colonial Trauma Certificate. Modules 1, 2 and 4 are required core modules. 

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Wholistic Healing Practices Certificate, Module 4 "Reawakening the Spirit: Healing from Colonial Trauma"
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9:00AM to 4:30PM
Dec 05, 2024 to Dec 06, 2024
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Course Fee non-credit $350.00
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