Run time: 54 min, in 9 parts
Production date: 2000
Contains interviews with native veterans and family members, providing powerful personal examples of military experience and readjustment to civilian life. Also describes experiences and perceptions about problems that occur when seeking or obtaining assistance from the VA, the Indian Health Service (IHS), community and tribal resources.
Will help staff recognize the cultural impact on the Veteran and enable them to interact with the Veteran in a manner that demonstrates respect for the cultural and social values, as well as the spiritual and emotional needs of those suffering from PTSD.
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|Title of Section||Run Time||Windows Media||Transcript - pdf|
|Introduction||(2:15)||Video (214 kB)||text-only video of credits|
|Overview||(6:35)||Video (234 kB)||Part 2|
|Interviews||(4:09)||Video (224 kB)||Part 3|
|The Nature of PTSD||(5:40)||Video (228 kB)||Part 4|
|Cultural Formulation||(8:45)||Video (228 kB)||Part 5|
|Cultural Factors||(7:27)||Video (236 kB)||Part 6|
|Factors, Families||(7:05)||Video (232 kB)||Part 7|
|Traditional Medicine||(5:27)||Video (242 kB)||Part 8|
|Psychotherapy||(6:47)||Video (230 kB)||Part 9|
Both professional versions of this video should be watched while working through the Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts Online Manual.
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Last updated November 4, 2013