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Patricia Vickers

Patricia Vickers

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Dr.Vickers is currently studying the healing aspects of land based ceremony, ritual, song, bathing and plant medicines for individuals and groups with a history of Post Traumatic Stress.


Patricia June Vickers, Ph.D., is from the village of Gitxaala on the northwest coast of British Columbia. She studied the transformative aspects of the Ayaawx (ancestral law) for her doctorate degree and is currently employed part time as the Conference Minister, Native Ministries with BC Conference. She is an independent scholar and continues to study the transformative teachings of Indigenous North Americans.