Echoes of historical trauma: Effects of centuries of loss can hamper recovery from violence

May 8, 2013 at 7:00 pm in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS People who want to help American Indian victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault and other crimes need to understand the deep, lingering effects of “historical trauma” suffered by Indians generally, a victim advocate from the Spirit Lake Nation told participants in a conference in Grand Forks on Wednesday. Continue Reading