Gathering of Native American Wellness Training Held

MAYETTA: A two-day training that involved learning about holistic approaches to wellness through traditional aspects of Native American belief systems has been held the last two days at the Rock Building.

Approximately 30 people attended the training that was taught by Maria Trevizo, a Wellness Education Specialist for the Healing Circle located in Olympia, Wash., and Seprieono Locario, a training coordinator with the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention in Washington, D.C.

Below are some photos that were taken during the training:

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Seprieono Lacario and Maria Trevizo.

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 Trevino, standing, giving instructions about the training.

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A lot of interactive exercises were held throughout the training.

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Participants were broken into teams who worked with each other to build a framework for examining various forms of preventing substance abuse in communities.