Listening to the Grandmother Spirit: The Chance for Prophetic Change in Contemporary Healing

  • David Paul Smith

Abstract

In this paper, I hope to share some information that was told to me by informants from the Native American communities in Canada and the USA. I humbly present this information in the hopes of stimulating a discussion of the value of traditional healing. Furthermore, I would like to suggest that modern medicine does benefit from investigating these well-worn practices and will continue to benefit from integrating this knowledge into contemporary health practice.

Keywords

Traditional Healing Modern Medicine Building Bridge Native American Community Religious Healing 
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