Shouldering Grief: Validating Native American Historical Trauma

Shouldering Grief: Validating Native American Historical Trauma

Dr. Brave Heart, conceptualized historical trauma in the 1980’s, as a way to develop stronger understanding of why life for many Native Americans is not fulfilling “the American Dream.” Although, many Native Americans have adapted to an Americanized way of life and are healthy and economically self-sufficient, there is still a significant proportion of Native people who are not faring well.

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Introduction to Harm

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Foundational Genocide

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Legal Genocide

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Racial / Cultural Genocide

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Introduction to Healing

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Appropriation

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Resistance

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Thanksgiving

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Introduction to Wholeness

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Acknowledgement

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Sovereignty

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Solidarity

Intro to Wholeness Menu

Introduction to Wholeness

Acknowledgement Menu

Acknowledgement

Solidarity Menu

Sovereignty

Intro to Wholeness Menu

Solidarity

Intro to Healing Menu

Introduction to Healing

Appropriation Menu

Appropriation

Resistance Menu

Resistance

Thanksgiving Menu

Thanksgiving

Introduction to Harm Menu

Introduction to Harm

Foundational Genocide Menu

Foundational Genocide

Legal Genocide Menu

Legal Genocide

Racial/Cultural Genocide Menu

Racial / Cultural Genocide