LA CULTURA CURA: Transformational Health and Healing Introduction Workshop

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Mendocino Coast Clinics

205 Dana Street

Fort Bragg, CA

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La Cultura Cura is a transformative health, learning, justice, and healing philosophy that recognizes that within an individual's, families and communities authentic cultural values, traditions and indigenous practices exist the path to healthy development, restoration and lifelong well-being.

  • Purpose/Destino – Based on Individual, Family/Community Dignity (DIGNIDAD)

  • Responsibility – Based on Respect (Respeto) for Family/Community Vision

  • Interdependence – Based on Individual, Family/Community Trust (Confianza)

  • Development – Circular Learning Based on Love (Carino) for Life

  • Enthusiasm – Living Life with a Sense of Hope (Spirituality/Esperanza)

The National Compadres Network (NCN) is a 501 c-3 non profit organization founded in
1988 that brings together culturally competent nationally recognized leaders in the fields of
health, trauma, healing, education, fatherhood, rites of passage, family violence, teen
pregnancy prevention, cultural competence, juvenile justice, social services, advocacy and
evidence based research and evaluation.
NCN works in partnership with community leaders and decision makers to create strategic
and sustainable systems of change and provides support in the areas of: transformational
trauma and healing informed services; capacity building, training; technical assistance;
collective impact building; research; leadership development; and resource and material
La Cultura Cura Transformational Health and Healing is under the guidance of Jerry Tello,
NCN’s Director of Training and Technical Assistance
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How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact Aurelie Clivaz at cell (707)489-1258 or email

Does the training cost money?

Mendocino County Youth Project is able to provide evidence based trainings through partnership with Mendocino County Health and Human Services/ Family and Children’s Services, Title IV-E funding. This workshop is FREE only for Mendocino County helping professionals or foster parents that work with youth in foster, juvenile justice probation, or youth at high risk of entering these systems.

Do I qualify to attend this training?

The intended audience for this training is:

Services Provider Staff: Parent/Family support partner individuals and organizations, licensed child care providers, mental health providers, medical staff, domestic violence and child abuse services, regional center, adoption assistance/guardianship assistance program, youth workers, mental health staff for a community based organization, resource center staff

Group Home/Short Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP):staff supporting these programs

Foster Family Agency (FFA) Staff: Staff that are working on the placement side of Foster Care/RFA services but not for private agencies (not county)

Resource Family (RF): All qualified care givers (foster parents, kin, adoptive parents, etc.)

HHSA:County workers that support dependent youth in probation or child welfare systems (Tribal ICWA workers, provider of visitation services, staff of abuse and neglect courts

Other: Other qualified populations like: school staff (non-public schools associated with a larger welfare agency would be in the Services Provider Staff (SPS)), court personal, police, bus drivers, volunteers, private practice LCSW/LMFT etc.)

Should I let the organizer know if my plans change and I am unable to attend the training?

It is very important to let the organizer know if plans change, even if it is last minute. We are scheduling materials, food, space and a lot of resources for you to be there. Please comunicate if you are unable to attend by contacting Aurelie at (707)489-1258 or email at

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?


Are meals and snacks provided?

Yes. Dietary restrictions are accomadted as much as possible.

Are CEU's available? If so, how do I sign up to receive CEU's?

MCYP is in the process of applying to be a CEU provider. At this time we are unable to provide CEU for this workshop.

Mendocino County Youth Project is able to provide evidence based training through partnership with Mendocino County Health and Human Services/ Family and Children's Services, Title IV-E funding.

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