Suzanne Methot

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Legacy

Trauma, Story, and Indigenous Healing

Five hundred years of colonization have taken an incalculable toll on the Indigenous peoples of the Americas: substance use disorders and shockingly high rates of depression, diabetes, and other … 370 View
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Chapter 1

How Things Work and Why Stories Matter

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In this chapter, the author discusses the history of trauma experienced by indigenous communities as a result of colonialism. This chapter also includes a general overview of indigenous … 30 $3.00 Add
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Chapter 2

What it Means to Be Colonized

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This chapter includes a discussion of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder as it impacts indigenous people. The author also discusses the ways in which trauma affects how individuals and communities … 31 $3.10 Add
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Chapter 3

Becoming Human

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In this chapter, the author recalls her youth and relationship with her parents and how that shaped her identity as an indigenous person. The chapter concludes with a list of developmental trauma … 26 $2.60 Add
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Chapter 4

The Angry Indian and a Culture of Blame

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In this chapter, the author explores how trauma can lead to violence within communities and discusses ways in which indigenous philosophies can be applied to end lateral violence. 36 $3.60 Add
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Chapter 5

Invisible Roots

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In this chapter, the author provides a brief biography of her mother and her experiences with trauma. 25 $2.50 Add
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Chapter 6

Fractured Narratives

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In this chapter, the author recalls her own experiences of trauma and how it changed the ways in which she thought and behaved. 28 $2.80 Add
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Chapter 7

What the Body Remembers

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This chapter discusses the physiological and medical impacts of trauma including headaches, insomnia, and learning disabilities. The chapter also discusses indigenous medicinal and healing practices. 38 $3.80 Add
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Chapter 8

Sacred Being

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In this chapter, the author discusses the importance of connections, both with other people and the natural world, as methods for indigenous people to cope with trauma. 25 $2.50 Add
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Chapter 9

Recreating the Structures of Belonging

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In this chapter, the author explores how Indigenous communities act as owners of their own communities in order to build the social capital necessary for community growth and transformation, and … 26 $2.60 Add
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Chapter 10

Killing the Wittigo

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In the final chapter, the author discusses a variety of initiatives across Canada that Indigenous communities are undertaking to facilitate healing. 57 $5.70 Add
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Author’s Note

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Author’s Note and Acknowledgements 19 $1.90 Add