This guide enhances cultural competence when serving American Indian and Alaska Native communities. It covers regional differences, cultural customs, spirituality, communication styles, the role of veterans and older adults, and health disparities.
Population of Focus: American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN)
Links to Resource:
- View the guide from SAMHSA (pdf)
- View a related factsheet: Understanding Historical Trauma When Responding to an Event in Indian Country
- Related resource: Cultural Awareness When Working in Indian Country Post-Disaster