White Bison - Wellbriety, Mothers of Tradition, Fathers of Tradition and Wellbriety Celebrating Families
White Bison is the facilitator of the Wellbriety Movement. Wellbriety means to be sober and well. Wellbriety teaches American Indians how to find sobriety from addictions to alcohol and other drugs and recover from the harmful effects of drugs and alcohol on individuals, families and whole communities. The "Well" part of Wellbriety is the inspiration to go on beyond sobriety and recovery, committing to a life of wellness and healing everyday. Wellbriety Celebrating Families, Mothers of Tradition and Fathers of Tradition train facilitators to implement this curriculum in their community. These training tools help develop the skills and knowledge to live a healthy life as a traditional, spiritual Native American/Alaska Native woman, fathers and families. The training program, also, Increases awareness of how intergenerational trauma interrupted the culture, language, family ties, and parenting practices among Native people. Facilitators will earn how to apply the cultural teachings to bring healing to children, relationships and community. White Bison, Inc. is an American Indian/Alaska Native non-profit charitable organization founded in 1988 by President and Founder, Don Coyhis, Mohican Nation. White Bison is a NAADAC approved provider and a Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Member.