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Tokata Wowiyukcan

Part 2: Tokata Wowiyukcan Please regard this invitation as a calling to the Sicangu Lakota Nation to unite within the Sicangu Lakota Community Conversations series. The overall theme of the four-part series is Wicozani Ikikcupi: Restoring Our Peoples’ Health. The upcoming and...


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April 29, 2017 Indigenizing Crisis Intervention Teams in Indian Country Best Western Ramkota Inn Rapid City, South Dakota For summit updates, please visit: Email for more information: or call Mark Anderson at 612-801-8572

Fostering Constructive Dialogue: accessing collective intelligence and creating innovative possibilities for action to stop further tragedy and hurt, and empower our community

  A Community Conversation Cycle   Overview Nationally, the Barbara Schneider Foundation (BSF) provides de-escalation training in the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) model, which promotes partnerships among the three core elements of Public Safety, Mental Health, and Community Advocacy....