We Need to Learn About Each Other with Lorraine Davis

“Learn About” Questions What kinds of problems affect Native American communities? In what ways can education help individuals to become problem solvers? How does working with tribes and families help to solve problems facing communities? What are examples of oil issues facing the tribes today? How do traditional Native people view the land and the…

When Our Spirits Are Broken with Lorraine Davis

“Learn About” Questions In what way is an individual’s cultural identity important to being a part of making change? What things make up an individual’s cultural identity? How does the environment that we spend time in affect our identity? How does the environment we spend time in affect our self-esteem? How does a strong sense…

Economic Transition with Lorraine Davis

“Learn About” Questions In what ways do larger communities offer more opportunities for success for young people? What social issues are plaguing our reservation communities? Why are these issues escalated at times in many of our Native communities? What is economic transition? What are examples that cause individuals to be in the midst of economic…

Moving Out of a Cycle of Despair with Lorraine Davis

“Learn About” Questions Why is it important to help individuals look into the quiet parts of the mind when they are starting to struggle? What are some reasons that individuals fall into patterns of addiction? How do children with good homes end up in these negative cycles? What role does anger or resentment play in…