Native Programs Directory

Navajo Healing Therapies

Organization: Na nizhoozhi Center, Inc.
Address: 2205 East Boyd
Gallup, NM 87301
Program Director: Raymond Daw
Telephone: (505) 722-2177
Fax: (505) 722-5961
Funding Agency: CSAT
Funding Program: Strengthening Communities-Youth
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The Navajo Healing Therapies will document, develop and implement the essential components of a traditional Navajo approach to prevention, treatment, and protection from relapse from substance abuse in public settings. This approach is valuable to all Navajo people because it encompasses the critical practices and knowledge base for wellness and healing. This base is encapsulated within 3 major traditional ceremonies. This approach and the knowledge gained will help people struggling with alcohol and substance abuse.


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