TM 250 Current Topics: Harnessing Wellness for Tribal Leaders

November 26-30, 2018

Location: Yukon Flats Center, Fort Yukon, AK

Cost: $346 for 2 Credits

Course Description:  This course will provide an overview of indigenous wellness and leadership in a contemporary world. Focus will be placed on indigenous definitions of wellness and leadership. The course will be grounded by elders, focusing on tribal values and cultural practices. The course will provide an opportunity for students to develop wellness and leadership goals.


To start the registration process, please see instructions below:

Step 1:  Please fill out the Google Form  below and submit.


Step 2:  Our office will receive your submission of the Google Form.

Step 3:  We will then send you a UAF Packet (Registration and Payment Authorization Forms) with instructions.

Step 4:  Please fill out the UAF Packet and return to our office.

Contact Information
Michael Hardy
Coordinator
Direct: 907-662-2521
Email: mhardy1@alaska.edu

Course Schedule
 MONDAY - NOVEMBER 26, 2018 - Grounding
 1:00 PM Opening Circle
Setting our Agreements and Intentions
Grounded in Indigenous Ways of Being: Elder Story Telling
Indigenous Wellness Exercise - What makes us Well?
Introduce sharing assignment
 TUESDAY - NOVEMBER 27, 2018 - Indigenous Values
9:00 AM  Reflections
Connection to our Elders: Carrying forward our Strength & Language
Indigenous Values Exercise - Identifying Values and Daily Practices
12:00 PM
LUNCH TOGETHER
Dialogue: Leadership and Wellness through our Values and Ways of Life
3:15 PM
Elder Closing
 WEDNESDAY - NOVEMBER 28, 2018 - Indigenous Wellness
9:00 AM  Reflections
Connection to our Elders: Carrying forward our Strength & Language
Indigenous Values Exercise - Charting your Wellness using the Medicine Wheel
Dialogue: Applying for Four Rs
12:00 PM
LUNCH TOGETHER
Indigenous Wellness Circle with Traditional Skills Practice
3:15 PM
Elder Closing
 THURSDAY - NOVEMBER 29, 2018 - Indigenous Leadership
9:00 AM  Reflections
Connection to our Elders: Carrying forward our Strength & Language
Indigenous Leadership Exercise - Leadership Traits and Daily Practices
12:00 PM
LUNCH TOGETHER
Dialogue: Decolonizing Leadership
3:15 PM
Elder Closing
 FRIDAY - NOVEMBER 30, 2018 - Sharing
9:00 AM  Sharing: Our Indigenous Leaders
Living Well: Commitments to Carry Forward as Leaders
11:45 AM
Closing Circle
Training Location

Fort Yukon Center