15 Nov 2019
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Keynote Address – Patricia Makokis – Indigenous Voice: The Complexity of Understanding Family Violence in the Deep Dive of Reconciliation
This presentation will connect aspects of traditional teachings, contact and reconciliation into the complex understanding of family circumstance. Ceremony is critical to understanding the role of women in current society. With historic trauma and the resultant oppression, how do we find our way back to healthy, wholistic family roles and responsibilities amidst the challenges of trauma roll out? This presentation will discuss these “hard” edges of Indigenous Nation building, one family at a time!