How to use Traditional Talking Circles to Heal from Current Challenges
May 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
COVID has affected us all and in many different ways. Our families and communities have been faced new challenges, not seen in recent history. With all the new challenges, it is hard to know how or even where to begin to help heal from the losses we all have experienced. Thankfully, we can look back to the resilience of our ancestors and learn from their ways of healing, passed down from generations. A Traditional Talking Circle is one way to begin to heal and grow stronger. This session will give an overview of Traditional Talking Circles and how to host them in-person and even virtually over telehealth (like Zoom).
- Describe the role and value of talking circles.
- Identify the structure and process of talking circles.
- Participants will be able to describe things they should consideration when hosting in-person and virtual talking circles.