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Retreat Agenda—Day 1

Friday, June 21, 2013
3:30 p.m. Shuttle arrives at the University Inn and departs for Bear Lake and the horse camp at 3:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. Shuttle arrives at the University Inn and departs for Bear Lake and the horse camp at 4:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. Shuttle arrives at the University Inn and departs for Bear Lake and the horse camp at 5:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. Check-in – Bear Lake Training Center (BLTC) / Logan Canyon Horse Camp
  Dinner – Bear Lake Training Center (BLTC) / enjoy great food and good company as you arrive

Retreat Agenda—Day 2

Saturday, June 22, 2013
8:00 a.m. Make Your Own Breakfast – Ingredients Provided
10:00 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.
Day Activities
  Bear Lake - Explore on Your Own
  Hiking
  Horseback Riding - Logan Canyon Horse Camp
(Please sign up at the Horse Camp or the Bear Lake Training Center)
  Minnetonka Cave
12:00 p.m. Make Your Own Lunch – Ingredients Provided
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Day Activities
  Bear Lake - Explore on Your Own
  Hiking
  Horseback Riding - Logan Canyon Horse Camp
(Please sign up at the Horse Camp or the Bear Lake Training Center)
  Minnetonka Cave
6:30 p.m. Community Dinner – Bear Lake Training Center (BLTC)
8:00 p.m. Community Circle – Bear Lake Training Center (BLTC)
      Claude Two Elk, Medicine Man

Retreat Agenda—Day 3

Sunday, June 23, 2013
8:00 a.m. Make Your Own Breakfast – Ingredients Provided
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Day Activities
  Bear Lake - Explore on Your Own
  Hiking
  Horseback Riding - Logan Canyon Horse Camp
(Please sign up at the Horse Camp or the Bear Lake Training Center)
  Minnetonka Cave
Bear Lake Training Center Clean-up
Provided by guests staying at the center
Logan Canyon Horse Camp Clean-up
Provided by guests staying at the horse camp
12:00 p.m. Make Your Own Lunch – Ingredients Provided
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Day Activities
  Bear Lake - Explore on Your Own
  Hiking
  Horseback Riding - Logan Canyon Horse Camp
(Please sign up at the Horse Camp or the Bear Lake Training Center)
  Minnetonka Cave
2:00 p.m. Check-out Bear Lake Training Center
2:00 p.m. Shuttle Departs Bear Lake Training Center, travels to Logan Canyon Horse Camp, and then continues down the canyon to the University Inn
3:00 p.m. * Shuttle Departs Bear Lake Training Center, travels to Logan Canyon Horse Camp, and then continues down the canyon to the University Inn
3:30 p.m. * **Shuttle departs Logan Canyon Horse Camp and continues down the canyon to the University Inn.
  Check-in University Inn & Conference Center and Living Learning Center (LLC), Student Housing after 3:00 p.m.
  Dinner on Your Own
TBD Sweat Lodge

Convention Agenda—Day 4

Monday, June 24, 2013
8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m.
Opening Prayer
Welcome to Utah State University
     Eric Olsen, PhD
     Associate VP for Student Services, Utah State University
Introductions
     Carolyn Barcus, EdD
     Convention Coordinator, Utah State University
9:15 a.m. Invited Address:
     The Covenant: Humanism and Indigenous Perspectives
     Dennis Norman, PhD
     Faculty Chair, Harvard University Native American Programs and
     Chief of Psychology, Massachusetts General Hospital
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. General Session
     Let's Do Ethics! Fleshing out the SIP formal commentary on the
     APA Ethics Code

     Melinda Garcia, PhD
     Private Practice, New Mexico
12:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided compliments of the USU Psychology Department
1:30 p.m. General Session
     A Model for Trauma and Healing
     Jeff King, PhD Western Washington University
2:30 p.m. General Session
     "Mental Health" through an Indigenous lens and investigating the
     process and meaning for Indigenous men as they achieve
     "affective competence" through 'inner resilience' cultural activities

     Roger John, Student
     University of British Columbia
3:15 p.m. General Session
     Optumhealth New Mexico – Improving Behavioral Health for New
     Mexicans – Native Americans, Can we make this happen?

     Carolyn Thomas Morris, PhD
     New Mexico
3:45 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. Society of Indian Psychologists (SIP) Business Meeting
     President Jacque Grey, PhD - presiding
5:00 p.m. Closing Prayer

Convention Agenda—Day 5

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Opening Prayer
8:35 a.m. Keynote Address – TSC Ballroom
      Sharing the Light of the Sacred Fire: A Proposal for a
     Paradigm Shift in Psychology

     Art Blume, PhD
     Eastern Washington University
9:30 a.m. An Evaluation of the Lummi Youth Academy: An Indigenous
     Methodology for Integrating Culture and Policy

     Pilar Gauthier, Student
     Western Washington University

Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID): Understanding and Working with People Effectively      Damita Sun Wolf LaRue, Student
     Chicago School of Professional Psychology
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. General Session
     Seven Generations Center of Excellence in Native Behavioral Health
     Jacque Gray, PhD
     Center for Rural Health, University of North Dakota
11:00 a.m. General Session
     Indigenous Ways of Knowing: Post-Colonial Intervention Among
     Native Community Members

     Anita Mihecoby, Student
     New Mexico State University
     Lisa Grayshield, PhD
     New Mexico State University
12:00 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:30 p.m. General Session
     How Do You Like Me Now? The SIP Formal Commentary on the
     APA Ethics Code

     Melinda Garcia, PhD
     Private Practice, New Mexico
     APA/SIP Ethics Committees
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. Wrap-up and Closing Prayer

POSTERS

June 24 & 25, 2013
Ballroom in the TSC, Utah State University
The Relationship between Social Anxiety, Attention Control, and Working Memory
Evan White

Constructing a Culturally Relevant Depression Scale for Native American Youth Living in South Dakota
Todd Phelps

Comparing the Experiences of Racial Microaggressions Among People of Color
Ashley Cole

A Preliminary Investigation of Humor Style, Interpersonal Risk Factors, and Suicidal Ideation in an American Indian Sample
Sarah Rhoades-Kerswill, Raymond P. Tucker, Ashley Cole, David Hollingsworth, Victoria O’Keefe, LaRicka Wingate

The Relationship of Acquired Capability, Hope, and Suicidal Ideation in College-Aged Male
Jonathan Sofian, Sarah Rhoades-Kerswill, LaRicka Wingate