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Psychology & Mental Health: Indigenous Peoples' Health

This guide was created to support the Psychology community at Seneca College. It showcases articles, documents, websites, and other resources of interest to the Psychology-based programs at Seneca.

 

 


 

Databases

Streaming Videos

2017 | 16min 36sec | CC
A group of Indigenous teens competing in square dance, which they say helps them cope with the trauma of suicide in their community.

Peace River Rising

2017 | 9min 40sec | CC
Offers an intimate view of the connection between violence against Indigenous women and violence against the land.

Declutter

2017 | 4min 42sec | CC
Filmmaker Madison Thomas has a revelation about why her mother is always cleaning - and realizes she's more like her mom than she ever thought.

Film about deadly shooting aims to make life safer for Indigenous kids

2019 | 4min | CC
Tasha Hubbard, a Cree documentary filmmaker and mother, is touring a new film with the hope that it will help make Canada a safer place for Indigenous kids.

New Lens on Life: Using photography to heal from trauma

2019 | 3min 9sec | CC unavailable (currently)
A remote community in northern Saskatchewan are trying to change that by discovering the healing power of photography.

Thunder Blanket: 5 Part Series

2016 CC: Unavailable (currently)
Explores a young Aboriginal woman’s battle against breast cancer and the complexity of being a traditionalist searching for a cure in a modern world.
Episode 1 (15min), Episode 2 (14min), Episode 3 (14min), Episode 4 (14min), Episode 5 (15min)

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