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Decolonizing trauma work : indigenous stories and strategies

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  • ISBN: 9781552666586
  • ISBN: 1552666581
  • Physical Description: print
    175 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia : Fernwood Publishing, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Colonialism, indigenous trauma and healing -- Indigenous health care practitioners join the circle -- Indigenous perspectives on wellness and wholistic healing -- Psychiatry and indigenous peoples -- Indigenous strategies for helping and healing -- A decolonizing journey.
Summary, etc.: In Decolonizing Trauma Work, Renee Linklater explores healing and wellness in Indigenous communities on Turtle Island. Drawing on a decolonizing approach, Linklater engages ten Indigenous health care practitioners in a dialogue regarding Indigenous worldviews, notions of wellness and wholistic health, critiques of psychiatry and psychiatric diagnoses, and Indigenous approaches to helping people through trauma, depression and experiences of parallel and multiple realities.
Subject: Indigenous peoples -- Mental health -- Canada
Indigenous peoples -- Mental health services -- Canada
Indigenous peoples -- Canada -- Social life and customs
Psychic trauma -- Treatment -- Cross-cultural studies

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