SOCW 391

Indigenous Approaches to Healing and Helping

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Through direct interaction with Indigenous elders, political leaders and human service workers, students will explore traditional and contemporary approaches used by Indigenous peoples to help and heal in their communities. Students will be challenged to integrate these approaches into their own lives and social work practices.


  • Limited to Indigenous students of North America or with permission of the department.

Pre- or Co-requisites:

Undergraduate course in Social Work offered by the School of Social Work in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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