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Healing Postcolonial Trauma through Mentorship and Time Spent with Elders: Video Yako Tahnahga (Mohawk/Taino)

Traditional Ojibwa Herbalist, Yako Tahnahga (Mohawk/Taino), talks about working with her people and community to give them opportunities to experience the ways of the ancestors and to be able to dream and to vision in a good way.  Having fought the way of medicine for many years of her life, Tahnahga realizes her work is fundamental for the survival of the people. 

Coming into Balance Symposium, March 2007

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