ERIC Number: ED397612
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Resources for American Indian Rehabilitation.
Thomason, Timothy C., Ed.
This directory is intended to provide a comprehensive listing of organizational and informational resources related to the rehabilitation needs of American Indians with disabilities. The guide is divided into two sections. The first section contains lists of American Indian organizations, American Indian centers, Bureau of Indian Affairs offices, Indian Health Service facilities, American Indian Commissions and contacts on Indian affairs, American Indian Substance Abuse Treatment Centers, and educational organizations and programs including American Indian colleges. Also included are lists of recommended books, periodicals, and audiovisual materials. The second section includes an extensive listing of rehabilitation programs and services for people with disabilities. These include: Research and Training Centers focusing on American Indians, Rehabilitation Services Administration offices, federal agencies, state Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies, national and regional organizations for people with disabilities, regional rehabilitation continuing education programs, Federal Health Information Centers, and information sources on substance abuse. Also included are lists of resources for travelers with disabilities; books on rehabilitation and disability, career development, assessment, rehabilitation and social services, multicultural counseling, and grant writing; research reports; periodicals; catalogs; computer resources; and Internet disability-related mailing lists. (DB)
Descriptors: Agencies, American Indians, Disabilities, Information Sources, Internet, National Organizations, Organizations (Groups), Periodicals, Rehabilitation, Research and Development
American Indian Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, Institute for Human Development, Arizona University Affiliated Program, Northern Arizona University, P.O. Box 5630, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5630 ($10).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northern Arizona Univ., Flagstaff. American Indian Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.