Workshops and presentations

Durham College’s Indigenous Coaches are available to provide a number of Indigenous 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 Indigenous Peoples today
  • Residential school
  • Reconciliation
  • Treaties
  • Medicine Wheel teachings
  • Restorative justice models
  • Contribution of Indigenous People to today’s society
  • Understanding Indigenous ways of knowing
  • How to deal effectively with Indigenous clients
  • Misconceptions, racism and stereotypes

For more information or to request our services please contact:

Peggy Forbes
Indigenous Coach
peggy.forbes@durhamcollege.ca

Julie Pigeon
Indigenous Coach
julie.pigeon@durhamcollege.ca