Inuit women

Inuit women

Ajunnginiq Centre regional health workshops 2002

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National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
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2002
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Ottawa, ON

Reports on a series of workshops with Inuit in different regions of the Arctic in 2002. Gathers ideas and input from community residents about their perceptions of health and health needs.

Arctic forum: Aboriginal health: gaining knowledge

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National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
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2003
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Ottawa, ON

Reports on the Aboriginal Health - Gaining Knowledge Arctic Forum on health in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, May 7 to 9, 2003.

Alcohol problems and approaches: theories, evidence and Northern practice

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Marja Korhonen
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National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Provides information and recommendations about alcohol problems and treatment that may be of use in Inuit communities. Includes explanations about causes and types of alcohol problems, counselling methods, treatment choices and training needs.

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Includes bibliographical references.

What sculpture is to soapstone, education is to the soul: building the capacity of Inuit in the health field

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Ajunnginiq Centre
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National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Examines the health-related education needs of Inuit in the four regions. Highlights some of the unique challenges Inuit face when pursuing their high school education and post-secondary health training.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Helping Inuit clients: cultural relevance and effective counselling

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Marja Korhonen
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National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Investigates the fit between Inuit conceptions of effective helping and Western counselling. Finds that Western and traditional Inuit helping correspond.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Special report on traditional midwifery

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Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
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Suvaguuq: National Newsletter on Inuit Social and Cultural Issues
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Looks at traditional Inuit midwifery techniques, education as a midwife, childbirth and the family, Inuit men and childbirth, traditional health promotion tools, and the displacement of Inuit midwives.

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MIDW.S64 1995

Teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities: issues and perspectives

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Linda Archibald
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Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Explores issues surrounding teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities and presents the views of Inuit women and youth on adolescent pregnancy.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities: issues and perspectives (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
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Linda Archibald
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Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
Publication Date: 
2004
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Ottawa, ON

Explores, in Inuktitut, issues surrounding teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities and presents the views of Inuit women and youth on adolescent pregnancy.

Teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities: issues and perspectives: summary (Inuktitut)

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Inuktitut
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Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Briefly explores, in Inuktitut, issues surrounding teenage pregnancy in Inuit communities and presents the views of Inuit women and youth on adolescent pregnancy.

"There is a need so we help": services for Inuit survivors of child sexual abuse: analysis report

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Deborah Tagornak
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Pauktuutit Inuit Women’s Association
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2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an overview of current services for child sexual abuse survivors, how services are set up and delivered, who is served and what approaches are taken by caregivers.

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ISBN 1894396472
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