About Terry Harris

Terry's Qualifications for Native Lifeskills Workshops


Why is Terry qualified to come into my community to present workshops?

Veteran facilitator - Terry has accumulated over 300 days of workshop writing and facilitation, which he first began in as a YMCA Yoga instructor in 1974
  • Resident of the Okanagan Indian Band reserve, Armstrong BC

  • Second generation Kamloops Catholic Mission school survivor

  • Terry has worked and lived in aboriginal communities from the Canadian Arctic/Alaska to the South American Andes Mountains, from Cape Cod to Hawaii and points in between.

  • Instructor at the Aboriginal Lifeskills Institute, Kamloops BC

  • Former Addictions Counsellor, Round Lake Treatment Centre, Armstrong, BC

  • Self Help Counsellor, Okanagan Indian Band, Vernon BC

  • Lifelong involvement in Native organizations in various managerial and other capacities

  • Terry has worked closely with other professional adult education organizations including the Context Corporation, Okanagan - Yukon - Malaspina - and Wenatchee Valley Colleges.

  • Author of "50 Secrets From A Master Facilitators' Notebook".

A partial list of Communities and Organizations Terry has worked with:
  • Okanagan College
  • Arctic College
  • Yukon College
  • Wenatchee Valley College
  • Okanagan Indian Band
  • Penticton Indian Band
  • Hamlet of Kugluktuk, NWT
  • Public Utility District of Grant County, Washington
  • Tansi Friendship Centre, Chetwynd, BC
  • Saulteau Sioux Indian Band
  • Kitsumkalum Chief and Council
  • Hawaii Council of American Indian Nations, Honolulu
A contact list of satisfied customers and former students will be provided on request.