Cultural Programming


Indigenous Spiritual Healing

Since 1991, the clinical team at FPS has worked with Indigenous cultural teachers and Spiritual Helpers (Elders), providing our clients opportunities for cultural and spiritual healing and blending traditional Aboriginal and Western therapy. Our practice has a Council of Advising and Working Spiritual Helpers who guide and direct us in our work with Indigenous peoples and who offer individual teachings, Sharing Circles, Sweat Lodge and other ceremonies.

Indigenous Spiritual Healing services include:


  • Sharing Circles
  • Sweat Lodge Ceremonies
  • Individual counseling with Elders and/or spiritual helpers
  • Fasting
  • Participation in Sun Dance preparations
  • Attending Indigenous cultural events
  • Traditional Helper training
    • Learning traditional protocols
    • Learning traditional teachings
    • Medicine Gathering and preparation
    • Caring for Sacred Grounds