Indigenous Wisdom in Trauma Recovery

Puslinch Building - Country Heritage Park 8560 Tremaine Rd, Milton, ON, Canada

Module 4: Advanced Focusing Oriented Therapy and Trauma You will learn to identify and practice helping people move through memory, intergenerational, and vicarious flashbacks, and abreactions. You will explore how unresolved current and historical traumas play out in relationships and develop implicit body centered observation skills. You will continue to practice and deepen your skills in FOT and develop implicit body-centered observation skills. Aboriginal /Indigenous creation stories, language, songs, storytelling and the concepts of “gifts” will be addressed where appropriate.

Event Series Dennis Windego

Indigenous Wisdom in Trauma Recovery

Puslinch Building - Country Heritage Park 8560 Tremaine Rd, Milton, ON, Canada

Module 5: Depression, Grieving and Anxiety You will learn to assess various aspects and complexities of depression and ‘personality disorders’ to determine the best treatment approaches. Suffering, grieving and grief rituals are explored. You will continue to practice and deepen your skills in FOT and start learning how to ‘flush’ complex memory and intergenerational trauma in FOT sessions. Indigenous Knowledge frameworks, ceremony, song and connection to land, geography, seasons and elements will be explored as implicit resource development.