American Indian Life Skills Development Curriculum by Teresa D. LaFromboise
  

American Indian Life Skills Development Curriculum

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American Indian Life Skills Development Curriculum by Teresa D. LaFromboise

Suicide is a major problem for many adolescents in Native American Indian populations. After first increasing awareness and knowledge of suicide, this book teaches students specific methods and life skills to help a peer turn away from suicidal thinking and seek help from an appropriate help-giver.

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American Indian Life Skills has been a very successful program at Sequoyah High School. Having a curriculum that addresses many of today's concerns from a Native American base has greatly benefited our students. It has offered students opportunities to be actively involved in a classroom community. By addressing different learning styles, American Indian Life Skills helps students to understand and talk about such issues as depression, stress, sexuality, and grieving. This program has changed many lives including mine. It would be a beneficial program for anyone working with adolescents. I highly recommend it! --J. Rachel Green, Life Skills Teacher, Sequoyah High School, Tahlequah, Oklahoma

About the Author

Teresa D. LaFromboise is associate professor in the School of Education at Stanford University and is a former associate professor in the Department of Counseling Psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is the author of Assertion Training with American Indians and Circles of Women: Skills Training for American Indian Professionalization.

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Format

Paperback
408 pages

Author

Teresa D. LaFromboise
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Publisher

University of Wisconsin Press

Publication date

31st October 1995

ISBN

9780299149246


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