Traditional Healing

Traditional healing focuses on the health and wellness of the individual in the context of culture and community. It incorporates Native beliefs, practices, and traditional ecological knowledge. This page is a portal to websites, databases, research projects, and narratives covering such topics as the use of local medicinal plants, the role of subsistence foods in preventing disease and restoring health, the vital connections between mind, body, spirit, and environment, and ways to partner traditional healing practices with contemporary medicine