The Healing Generations Program was created in response to the growing needs of American Indian parents, children and adults requesting culturally specific mental health services and support from the American Indian Family Center.
The goals of the program are:
To provide cultrurally meaningful programming to meet the Mental Health needs of the families, individuals, youth and children.
to provide the community with education and information on mental health through talking circles and workshops.
to provide families, individuals and children with case management around their mental health needs and to serve as a linkage to other social service agencies.
Services and Activities:
Short and long term counseling for youth, individuals and families.
Assessment and Testing.
Community Education and prevention workshops.
Social support for families, including outreach, case coordination and advocacy.
Therapeutic Coaching assists a person in discovering ones fullest potential while making a change in any area of life. Therapeutic Coaching maximizes your resources, talents, and skills. A person can achieve his or her goals, break through obstacles and experience a successful outcome. Coaching techniques are gental and safe, producing transformation in the least amount of time, so you can begin to live life to the fullest each day!
Hypnosis is a safe and natural technique. A person goes into a light trance state while being fully aware of present surroundings and maintianing complete control of themselves. Hypnosis provides a person with the opportunities to make life changes in a behavior, limiting belief or can help remove an obstacle or trauma. A person can view the situation and feelings of the event that created the block or behavior from a detached state, without fully associating to it.
Art Therapy is a natural healing tool. Creative expression allows a person to unlcok creativity by releasing blocked emotions and thoughts that appear to be inaccessible in verbal therapy.
Any Questions regarding the Therapy Services, please contact;
Jessica Gourneau @ (651) 793-3803 Ext. 3009
The Healing Generations Program is primarily funded by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, Mental Health Service Project.