In My Grandmother is Always With Me (one of the books we talk about during the MHWFA Standard course), Addison tells us about the wonderful relationship she has with her Grandmother, who died many years before Addison was born. Our puppets and we discuss some of the people we love most in our lives who have died, and how we continue to remember, share practices, and nurture loving, ongoing relationships with them throughout time.
Collin and I had a wonderful time filming this video around Ucluelet. Qwaićiik and Sičpax figure out what self-care during lockdown really means!
Donetta Faye (Daye) Cooper Hagel is a clinical counsellor, veteran wilderness guide, and director of the Mental Health Wilderness First Aid program on the west coast of British Columbia, Canada. Read more about her and the MHWFA on the About Us page!