The Tasunke Wakan Okolakiciye (Medicine Horse Society) works to provide Lakota cultural, language, and hands on education services to the Lakota Oyate.
A healing and professional development opportunity that focuses on strengthening the spirit through cultural knowledge and experience so that one can be stronger to help others. This conference is intended for service providers in; Mental health, counseling, social service, Education, psychologists, psychiatrists and all others who are in the field of helping Native people to heal from hurt and pain that stem from wounding of the soul.
Keynote Speaker: TBA, Oglala Lakota,
Hmuya Mani, Richard Two Dogs, Oglala Lakota
Stan Holder, Sr., Wichita
Dr. Richard Laughter, Dine
Early Bird Registration: $550.00 by November 30, 2012.
November 30—Onsite registration: $600.00
Registration information: Pamela Giago 605-454-0211 email@example.com
Make Check or Money Order Payable to:
Tasunke Wakan Okolakiciye
P.O. Box 100
Porcupine, SD 57772
For conference information,
Dawn Frank 605-441-2558
Howard Johnson Hotel, 950North Street, Rapid City, SD (605) 737- 4656 Toll free: 1888-578-4657, ask for
Tasunke Wakan Okolakiciye block of rooms.
A block of 50 rooms is available. $59.00 per night plus tax. (8% lodging tax, $2.00 Occupancy tax) C/O Nancy Smith.
Reservation cut off date is November 10, 2012. Registration must be made by credit card to reserve rooms.