Dr. Maria Yellow Horse Brave Heart developed the Historical Trauma and Unresolved Grief Intervention (HTUG) in 1992 to address intergenerational massive group trauma healing. In 2009, HTUG was designated as a Tribal Best Practice. She also developed the Historical Trauma theory. In this two-day workshop, Dr. Brave Heart will describe the theory, intervention adaptations, and relevant research approaches. National American Indian/Alaska Native DSM IV prevalence rates are examined within the context of historical and cultural factors. Urban Indigenous perceived mental health problems are illustrated in terms of direct descendants of historically traumatic events and observed tribal differences.
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Approved for 12 hours ACSW Category "A" credits.
Withdrawal Policy: If a registrant withdraws from this workshop 5 or more business days prior to the start date of the workshop, the registrant will receive a full refund minus an administrative fee of $30.00. No refunds on withdrawals 4 business days or less. Substitution of an eligible candidate will be allowed up to one business day before the start date of the workshop.