06 Oct 2017
3:45 pm - 5:30 pm
The Power and Resilience of Indigenous People
This fascinating workshop will describe the multilayer resiliency of the indigenous communities in California, as they continue to maintain their cultural identity and thrive in today’s complex society.
- Participants will summarize demographic data about the Mixteco community in California.
- Participants will discuss how unique cultural characteristics about the Mixteco community serve as protective factors.
- Participants will describe what lessons are learned from the Mixteco community and how these can be applied to their own community.