The theft of the spirit: a journey to spiritual healing with Native Americans

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Simon & Schuster,
Pub. Date:
1994.
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1st Fireside ed.
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English
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Hammerschlag, who was for 14 years chief of psychiatry with the Indian Health Service, provides an account of his experiences with native healers and their patients. He discusses the lessons he learned from such encounters and reveals the wisdom of much of their treatment. He demonstrates humility and respect for native cultures; he learns the importance of treating the patient, not just the disease, of facilitating the growth of spirit as well as healing mind and body.
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subject_facetHealing -- Psychological aspects
Holistic medicine
Indians of North America -- Medicine
Medicine, Psychosomatic
Ritual -- Therapeutic use
Spiritual healing
title_displayThe theft of the spirit : a journey to spiritual healing with Native Americans
title_fullThe theft of the spirit : a journey to spiritual healing with Native Americans / Carl A. Hammerschlag
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title_suba journey to spiritual healing with Native Americans
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Holistic medicine
Indians of North America
Medicine
Medicine, Psychosomatic
Psychological aspects
Ritual
Spiritual healing
Therapeutic use