Nicole Yawney


Master of Social Work University of Western

Bachelor of Social WorkUniversity of Regina


My name is Nicole Yawney. I am a registered social worker RSW 837725 from Fishing Lake First Nation.

The principles that guide my practice are…

Wholistic Framework model, Traditional ways of knowing, Individual Self-determination, Social Justice, Self-care, Heart-centered

My approach to helping might be…

Trauma Informed, Strength Based and Family centered, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Wholistic Healing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Some of the gifts I carry are…

Ribbon dress making, beginner beading, reading, research, baking, gardening and contributing to community events.

I have experience working with Indigenous people in the following areas…

Paediatric and Youth Mental Health & Cultural Wellness in a healthcare setting, Mental health care to remote Indigenous communities, working with trauma survivors, living with disabilities, coping with chronic illness, grief, suicidal ideation

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