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The Future of Native Wellness™

Freedom Lodge and The Black Hills Historical Trauma Research & Recovery Center has changed the conversationabout health, healing and recovery in South Dakota and across Indian Country.We believe that each of us has a role to play in the health of tribal nations and Mother Earth. Each of us has a wise contribution to make, and a deep remembering of who wehave been. We hold this knowledge in our body as a walking library of our ancestors.As the 8th generation approaches, it is time to look forward, to fully heal our wounds, to reclaim our heritage and to mend the Sacred Hoop of Life. This we do to honor the next seven generations. We invite you to join us.

Our Mission

Historical
Trauma
Recovery

Our Vision

Thriving
Native
Communities

What We Do

Healing
For Seven
Generations


HISTORICAL TRAUMA MASTER CLASS  2021







This dynamic and intuitive training offers a unique approach to recover from complex traumatic events with researched and culturally relevant tools. A somatic, body-based approach which cultivates personal and cultural memory. This program is supported with a medicine wheel model, indigenous research, hands-on skills, and a hybrid learning model. Specifically designed for inter-tribal healthcare providers and the powerful exchange of cultural medicine. This annual, 200-hour program is offered free of charge for Tribal Members. Download our FLYER or our FAQ SHEET for more information!


Meet The Freedom Lodge Team

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Dr. Ruby Gibson, Executive Director

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Kara Big Crow, Director

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Ola Thompson, Creative Director

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Rhonda Akin, RN, Advisory Board

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Beverly Stabber Warne, MSN, Advisory Board

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Laura Fragua-Cota, Advisory Board

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Celeste Gibson, CPA, Board of Directors

Upcoming Events



HTMC Registration

January 4, 2021 - March 1, 2021 Flyer



Keynote Speech by Dr. Ruby Gibson

January 8, 2021 - Prescott College, Arizona



Historical Trauma Master Class 2021: Introduction

Zoom - February 12, 2021. Registration



2021 International Brainspotting Conference

Denver, CO - May 28-30, 2021. Info & Registration!



HOURS
Mon-Thurs: 8:30a - 5:00p
Fri: 8:30a - 3:00p
Sat & Sun: Closed


809 South Street
Suite 203
Rapid City, SD 57701
Office: (605) 791-0787
freedomlodge@icloud.com


 

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