Guest speaker and Southern Ute elder, Pearl Casias tells a brief history of the Utes at the Listen and Learn training held on Monday, Sept. 20. The Listen and Learn training was put on by the Southern Ute Probation and Victim Services Departments.
Tribal elder, Pearl Casias gave attendees of the Listen and Learn Training a brief oral history of the Southern Utes and touched on her own struggles with family trauma around drugs and alcohol.
Listen and Learn Training facilitator, Geri Wisner talks to the group about the effects of sexual assault on youth by doing a role-playing activity.
Lisa Manzanares from Southern Ute Victim Services wraps a Pendleton blanket around guest speaker, Pearl Casias as a thanks for speaking and telling her story.