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Tips for Disaster Responders: Cultural Awareness When Working in Indian Country Post-Disaster

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This tip sheet notes the diversity of Native American cultures in the United States, presents some general commonalities across many Native American cultures and societies, explains historical trauma and how tribes may think about and respond to disasters, and suggests ways to support tribal communities that have experienced disasters. References and related resources are listed.
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SAMHSA Disaster Technical Assistance Center (DTAC)