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Dr. Sharon Acoose

Graduate Program Coordinator, Indigenous Social Work and Professor
Indigenous Social Work
Phone:
306.931.1800 ext. 5482
Email:
sacoose@firstnationsuniversity.ca

Credentials:   

  • BHJ (University of Regina)  
  • MSW (University of Regina)  
  • PhD (University of Saskatchewan)  

Research Interests:   

  • Criminalized Indian Women
  • Street People
  • People with Addictions  

Expertise:  

  • Addiction Research
  • Indian Women in Conflict with the Law
  • Medicine Wheel Teaching Ceremony/Culture/Tradition  

Courses Taught:  

  • INSW 200 – Intro to Social Work  
  • INSW 351 – Human Relations from First Nations’ Perspectives Health Studies 100  
  • ISW 447 – Indian Social Work Practice II  
  • INSW 458 – Social Work Practicum II  
  • INSW 448 – Indian Social Work Practicum I  
  • INSW 346 – Indian Social Work Practice I  
  • INSW 411 – Social Work with Victims of Abuse  
  • INSW 390 – Communication Skills in Indian Social Work Practice  
  • INSW 417 – Alcohol and Drug Abuse  
  • SW 405 – Social Work with Aboriginal Peoples  
  • INSW 390 – Communication Skills in Indian Social Work Practice  
  • INDG 104 – Intro to Indigenous Higher Learning 
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