Wayne works with our Health Team facilitating the Men’s Group, assisting with workshops and planning community events.
Wayne is his continuing studies towards Certification with the First Nations Counsellor Certification Board.
Currently, Wayne is completing his practicum with Nanaimo Family Life for completion of his Counselling Skills Certificate.
He brings with him 16 years of sobriety on his healing journey, Levels l and ll Counselling Skills Training from Vancouver Island University, a thorough understanding and connection to residential school issues, colonization and the resulting trauma that leads to addictions.
Wayne is well versed in the unique challenges facing our community, and he has a strong commitment to working with our members of the community, and is particularly looking forward to working with our youth, in their journey towards ending the inter-generational violence and addictions in our communities.