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Counseling Native Americans: An Introduction for Non-Native Americans
Journal of Counseling and Development (1991)
  • Timothy Thomason, Northern Arizona University
Abstract

This article provides a primer on counseling Native American clients for non-Native American counselors and psychotherapists. The diversity of this population is described and a general model of healing from a traditional Native American perspective is presented, with implications for counseling practice. Relevant research is reviewed and practical suggestions are offered for providing counseling services to Native Americans.

Keywords
  • counseling,
  • Native Americans,
  • American Indians
Disciplines
Publication Date
1991
Citation Information
Timothy Thomason. "Counseling Native Americans: An Introduction for Non-Native Americans" Journal of Counseling and Development Vol. 69 Iss. 4 (1991)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/timothy_thomason/34/