ERIC Number: EJ617601
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Mending the Broken Circle: Treatment of Substance Dependence among Native Americans.
Garrett, Michael Tlanusta; Carroll, Jane J.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v78 n4 p379-88 Fall 2000
Issues surrounding substance dependence of Native Americans are examined through the cultural concept of the Broken Circle. Traditional cultural views of wellness and healing are described. Underlying factors in substance dependence of Native Americans are presented along with practical counseling recommendations and implications for treatment through both contemporary and traditional Native healing methods. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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