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Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts Online Manual

 

Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts Online Manual

Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts

The Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts Training Manual was developed in 2000, to help practitioners understand and addresses the unique needs present when dealing with a specific ethnocultural group, in this case Native Americans. The manual can be used alone, or together with the:

NOTE: This manual is ONLY available online and is not available in hard copy. Please make sure you have the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader* to download these files. Not having the latest version (9) of this reader may cause error messages saying that the PDF file is "damaged".

Wounded Spirits Ailing Hearts Manual Contents

Chapter Titles
Complete Guide Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts Training Manual (PDF 488KB)
Table of Contents Table of Contents and Introduction (PDF 260kB)
Chapter 1 Native American and Military service Introduction (PDF 158kB)
Chapter 2 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PDF 791kB)
Chapter 3 Care: VA and Indian Health Service Health Care Services (PDF 1012kB)
Chapter 4 Cultural Formulation of a Clinical Case of PTSD - part 1 (PDF 371kB)
Chapter 5 Cultural Formulation of a Clinical Case of PTSD - part 2 (PDF 509kB)
Chapter 6 Summary, References, and Resources (PDF 789kB)

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