The Team

 

ORIGINAL RESEARCH AND ADVISORY COMMUNITY TEAM MEMBERS

Marie Anderson, Hey-Way’-Noqu’ Healing Circle for Addictions Society & National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation Board Member
Freda Ahenakew, Cree Nations Treatment Haven
Debbie Blunderfield, Elizabeth Fry Society of Manitoba
Joan Breland, Sakwatamo Lodge
Sharon Clarke, National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation
Colleen Anne Dell, University of Saskatchewan & Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Valerie Desjarlais, Kawacatoose First Nation
Catherine Fillmore, University of Winnipeg
Bertha Fontaine, Native Addictions Council of Manitoba
Claudette General, Native Horizons Treatment Centre
Cindy Ginnish, Rising Sun Rehabilitation Treatment Centre
Clarence Gould, Mi’kmaw Lodge Treatment Centre
Jennifer Kilty, University of Ottawa
Melvin Larocque, Nats’ejée K’éh Treatment Centre
Elder Joyce Paul, Rising Sun Rehabilitation Treatment Centre & National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation Board Member
Edith Reiger, Crossing Communities Art Project
Ellen Smith, National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation Board Member
Pam Stellick, Mamisarvik Healing Centre
Jean Claude Therrien-Pinnette, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch & National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation Board Member

Research Coordinators
Jenny Gardipy, University of Saskatchewan
Sheila Grantham-Sylliboy, Carleton University
Shannon Taylor, University of Saskatchewan
Nicki Sartoris, University of Saskatchewan

Research Assistants
Whisper Chase, Carleton University
Kelly Chessie, University of Saskatchewan
Serena Ehrmantraut, University of Winnipeg & Crossing Communities Art Project
Tara Lyons, Carleton University
Sherri Pooyak, University of Victoria
Jessica Stepp, Hey-Way’-Noqu’ Healing Circle for Addictions Society
Thelma Woelke, Hey-Way’-Noqu’ Healing Circle for Addictions Society

Transcribers & Reflections
Kristen Harms, University of Saskatchewan
Phyllis Hartwick, Prince Albert
Christine Hillis, Saskatchewan
Chantelle Johnson, Saskatchewan
Natasha Matthews, University of Saskatchewan
Brooks McMullin, Prince Albert
Jori Thordarson, University of North Dakota

Expert Mentors
Richard Garlick, Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Greg Graves, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch & Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Gary Roberts, Ottawa
Carol Hopkins, Nimkee NupiGawagan Healing Centre


CEDAR LODGE GATHERING PARTICIPANTS

Sharon Acoose, First Nations University of Canada
Freda Ahenakew, Cree Nations Treatment Haven
Elder Dexter Asapace, Kawacatoose First Nation
Joan Breland, Sakwatamo Lodge
Sharon Clarke, National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation
Colleen Anne Dell, University of Saskatchewan
Valerie Desjarlais, Kawacatoose First Nation
Catherine Fillmore, University of Winnipeg
Jenny Gardipy, University of Saskatchewan
Cindy Ghostkeeper, Sakwatamo Lodge
Sheila Grantham-Sylliboy, Carleton University
Greg Graves, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch
Elva Keip, Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Bernice King, Native Addictions Council of Manitoba
Tara Lyons, Carleton University
Georgina Martin, Native Addictions Council of Manitoba
June Masuskapoe, Cree Nations Treatment Haven
Anita Narvey, Dalhousie, New Brunswick
Elder Joyce Paul, Rising Sun Rehabilitation Treatment Centre
Thelma Woelke, Hey-Way’-Noqu’ Healing Circle for Addictions Society
Caroline Pauline Young, Rising Sun Rehabilitation Treatment Centre

Song development team
Jonathon Couchman, Spruce Home, Saskatchewan
Violet Naytowhow, Sturgeon Lake First Nation, Saskatchewan
Douglas Purcell, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
Tala Tootoosis, Sturgeon Lake First Nation, Saskatchewan


MUSIC VIDEO DEVELOPMENT TEAM

Ashley-Rae, Colleen, Gloria, Janay, Kadence, Kaylaen, Pamela, Sharon, Shauna, Sherri, Tala, Tristen, Violet & Wanda. Directed and Edited by Angela Mae Edmunds. Shot by Angela Mae Edmunds, Marcel Petit & the CIHR Project Research Team


WORKSHOP PROJECT AMBASSDAORS

Jaqueline Anaquod, Shawna Boyer, Paula du Hamel Yellow Horn, Sylvia Gopher, Connie Greyeyes, Deanna Harrison, Grace Howse, Anita Narvie, Pauline Huppie-Parsons, Alma Masuskapoe, Dorothy Monkman, Edna Spence, Pauline Young