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Maisie

Maisie Smith is Tlingit and Northern Tutchone from Champagne and Aishihik First Nations. She was born and raised in the Yukon Territory and is part of the Tachluetie clan. Maisie completed her Masters degree in Counselling Psychology at the University of British Columbia and is a registered clinical counsellor with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association.

Our dignity (button) blanket

Maisie explains the dignity or button blanket that is placed on Elders when they pass. (2:52)

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