Indigenous Perspectives Society

All My Relations: Supporting Two Spirit and Indigenous LGBTQ* Youth

Two Spirit


This 1 day training discusses resilience and helpful supports of our Two Spirit and Indigenous LGBTQ* youth. Topics covered include intergenerational effects of colonization, the unique two spirit identity, finding place in Indigenous, Western, and LGBTQ* communities, reflection on collective and individual unconscious biases, and available supports and services. This unique training incorporates classroom learning activities with a panel discussion including community leaders, elders, and youth.

This training is appropriate for youth, families, and workers who wish to deepen existing knowledge and explore culturally-based tools to foster support and inclusivity.

This course also includes access to an online resource sharing page once it has been completed.

  • Next Training Date: February 18, 2021
  • Location: ONLINE
  • Length: one day
  • Time: 9:30am-3pm PST
  • Cost: $350 per person (for training sessions at IPS with a minimum of 10 participants)

Register Here

For more information contact:
Karman Lippitt
T: 250.857.4962

“This was the best all day workshop I’ve ever attended! Caring and so full of information!” – Training Participant

“Interactive and fun. [This workshop] encouraged us to be vulnerable and uncomfortable in moments, in a safe and welcoming environment. All the resources are so helpful!”Training Participant

“I would highly recommend training from IPS.  The diversity of facilitation techniques used was highly engaging.  I look forward to the next chance to learn and grow from future courses.” – Training Participant