The Bear's Den - Call to Action: Buffalo Sage Documentary Released

September 19, 2016

Go inside the walls of NCSA's healing lodge for federally incarcerated Aboriginal women, and learn how a healing philosophy can become a community reconciliation philosophy.

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The Bear's Den - Journey of a Warrior Documentary

August 02, 2016

NCSA has just released "Journey of a Warrior", a 22 minute documentary about NCSA's Stan Daniels Healing Centre. Watch on YouTube today!

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The Bear's Den - The Right to Be Safe

May 12, 2016

In Canada, Aboriginal women are at the highest risk for violence. In "The Right to be Safe", BearPaw Media illustrates that violence is NEVER your fault. Follow the stories of three courageous women who overcame traumatic family violence and are inspiring others to do the same.

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The Bear's Den - A Community's Courageous Stand

February 26, 2016

The community of Fort Chipewyan, Alberta is taking a courageous stand against bullying and teenage suicide by promoting a traditional value that comes natural to Aboriginal people and communities - KINDNESS.

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The Bear's Den - Lateral Violence

November 02, 2015

Watch NCSA's ground breaking film, Lateral Violence. Lateral violence is defined as an act of an oppressed people acting out in rage, anger and frustration laterally at their own people rather than at the oppressor.

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The Bear's Den - BearPaw Media Partners with Alberta Fish and Wildlife

October 08, 2015

BearPaw Media Productions is proud to release Common Ground, a video that explores the historical and contemporary relationship between Aboriginal hunters and Alberta Fish and Wildlife Officers.

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The Bear's Den - Journey of a Warrior (Ep. 3) In Search of Your Warrior

August 13, 2015

Watch Part 3 of Stan Daniels Healing Centre's Journey of a Warrior web series. In episode 3, residents undertake the journey of their lives as they return to the root causes of their criminal behaviour in NCSA's nationally recognized historic trauma healing program, In Search of Your Warrior.

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The Bear's Den - New Video Released about Grandparents Rights

August 10, 2015

BearPaw Media Productions has released a heartfelt new video, The Right to Love. The 20 minute documentary helps grandparents understand what options they have in order to remain connected with their grandchildren in government care.

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The Bear's Den - The Smithsonian Reviews The Outside Circle

July 17, 2015

The Outside Circle, a graphic novel set in NCSA's Stan Daniels Healing Centre has received rave reviews from the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center in Washington, DC.

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The Bear's Den - Truth and Reconciliation Report

July 13, 2015

NCSA's Director of Research, Training, and Communication, Dr. Patti LaBoucane-Benson writes on the recent release of the final report from Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

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The Bear's Den - Journey of a Warrior (Ep. 2 ) Readiness

July 08, 2015

Watch the second of four compelling episodes that will take you inside the walls of NCSA's Stan Daniels Healing Centre as residents are faced with the decision of their lives. Can they commit to change? Episode 2 explores self-determination and readiness to heal.

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The Bear's Den - Journey of a Warrior Ep.1

June 03, 2015

Watch the first of four compelling episodes that will take you inside the walls of NCSA's Stan Daniels Healing Centre as residents begin the journey of their lives.

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The Bear's Den - Gladue Reports Guide Now Available from BearPaw Education

May 26, 2015

A Gladue Report is a sentencing report that helps tell the story of an Aboriginal offender to a judge and the courts. The report includes details of their lives including history with residential school and child welfare, abuse experienced, history of addiction and substance use, and many others.

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The Bear's Den - Bleeding Colonial Legislation

May 07, 2015

On April 23rd, Edmonton's Shaw Conference Centre was packed for an event called "The Walrus Talks Aboriginal City". NCSA's Dr. Patti LaBoucane-Benson spoke about the over-representation of Aboriginal people in the Canadian criminal justice system.

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The Bear's Den - The Outside Circle Released in Bookstores

April 23, 2015

The Outside Circle, a graphic novel about the transformational healing power of NCSA's In Search of Your Warrior Program is now in bookstores across Canada and is currently ranked 9th in Canada for Canadian Fiction sales.

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