In 2019 and 2020, the communities came together to create a collective vision of "Payahtakenemowin" (peace of mind) for the Shibogama Communities..
Collective Vision Statement:
"We are strong, healthy people who respect and support all creation according to the teachings of our Elders."
Our Shared Values, Principles and Codes of Behaviour That Guide Us:
"Payahtakenemowin" is the word that the communities gave to the Shibogama First Nations Council's original crisis and mental health program. Since that time the Payahtakenemowin Wellness Program has grown to a mental wellness program for the Shibogama communities that includes in-community services, a youth mental wellness program in Sioux Lookout and the crisis response program.
The Three Teams of the PAYAHTAKENEMOWIN PROGRAM are:
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Colleen BerryYouth Well-Being Team Lead Send message
VacantYouth Mental Wellness Counsellor
Nathan MishibinijimaLand Based Program LeadSend message
Eric AndersonLand Base Program CoordinatorSend message
Jeff BurseryLand Based Programming FacilitatorSend message
VacantYouth Outreach Worker
Brenda DovickMental Wellness ConsultantSend message
Alice SabourinMental Wellness CounsellorSend message
Liz BeardyMental Wellness Counsellor Send message
Howard OwenMental Wellness CounsellorSend message
Howard MeshakeCrisis Response CoordinatorSend message
Ashley McleanSocial Emergency Facilitator Send message
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training - January 17,18 & 19, 2023
The Crisis Prevention Institute’s Nonviolent Crisis Intervention®, 2nd Edition Training is coming to Thunder Bay, ON at the Delta Hotel. January 17,18,19, 2023