ERIC Number: EJ609167
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Training Injury Control Practitioners: The Indian Health Service Model.
Smith, Richard J., III; Dellapenna, Alan J., Jr.; Berger, Lawrence R.
Future of Children, v10 n1 p175-88 Spr-Sum 2000
Describes an innovative training program for injury prevention specialists developed by the Indian Health Service (IHS), noting its applicability to other community-based settings. Examines injuries and American Indians; designing the IHS program; IHS training courses; examples of community-based interventions organized by people who had completed the IHS program; and applicability of the IHS training model. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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