ERIC Number: EJ646807
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Native Hawaiian Traditional Healing: Culturally Based Interventions for Social Work Practice.
Hurdel, Donna E.
Social Work, v47 n2 p183-92 Apr 2002
Discusses the importance of culturally-based interventions delivered by social workers with adequate professional skills to provide services to ethnic, racial, and cultural groups. Offers two examples of interventions based on traditional Hawaiian values and practices, which target direct practice and community practice. Explains how traditional indigenous healing practices, such as Ho'oponopono, can be applied to contemporary social work practice. (JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Hawaii