- To deepen understanding of relationality and relational accountability
- To learn the 5 C’s of healing centered engagement
- To learn and discuss healing centered engagement practices within the 5 C’s
LaVerne Xilegg Demientieff, PhD, LMSW is Deg Xit’an (Dene) and her family is originally from Holy Cross and Anvik, Alaska. She currently resides in Fairbanks, Alaska, and is working as a Professor for the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bachelor of Social Work program where she has taught since 2006; she is also a licensed master social worker through the State of Alaska. LaVerne is a statewide trainer on the topics of historical trauma and historical wellness, adverse childhood experiences, resilience, trauma informed care, and healing centered care. LaVerne is very active in learning and teaching her Deg Xinag language, and she facilitates a weekly Deg Xinag language learning group. LaVerne’s research interests focus on looking at how cultural and traditional practices contribute to individual, family, group and community resilience, health, healing, and wellness, specifically with the Indigenous people of Alaska.
- March 31, 2023
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LaVerne Xilegg Demientieff, PhD, LMSW
3 CE Contact Hours
Location: Online Event
A link will be emailed to you one day before the event. Online events are held in Eastern Standard Time (EST).