Session Description: An online learning event hosted by the Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts in collaboration with the Tribal Youth Resource Center, in this session, presenters provide an overview to participants regarding successful approaches to engage community partners and sustain community collaborations in culturally informed ways. With a focus on strategies that enhance and strengthen the protective factors, this presentation had a special emphasis on the role of cultural connectedness among our youth and strengthening their capacity to avoid the justice system. Presenters have discussed the role of culture in initiating and sustaining partnerships and collaborations in Native communities and have shared tribal best practices for selecting culturally informed and appropriate interventions.
Resource Video Links:
Kimee Wind-Hummingbird, National Native Children's Trauma Center, and Gerry RainingBird, Tribal Youth Resource Center
Resource Date of Presentation:
August 24, 2021