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Counselling and cultural advising

Indigenous Cultural Advisor - Jill Thompson 

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The Indigenous Cultural Advisor (Counsellor) has developed culturally relevant services and programs to meet your individual needs as a First Nation, Métis or Inuit student. Both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students are encouraged to use our counselling services.

Services include:

  • cultural teachings and guidance
  • educational workshops and on-campus events
  • Indigenous Awareness Week
  • one-on-one counselling
  • talking circles and small-group counselling
  • Visiting Elders program

To book an appointment, please email jill.thompson@uoit.ca.


Mailing list

To stay up-to-date on the events and workshops being held in UBISC, please contact irc@uoit.ca to be added to the email list. 

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