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Synonyms for healing

tending to cure or restore to health

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As noted, the Aboriginal Healing Foundation broached the subject frequently in its publications.
This statement was later supplemented with codes of conduct that would apply to board, staff and contractors associated with the Aboriginal Healing Foundation and complemented with ethical guidelines for communities engaged in healing work supported by the AHE These codes of ethical conduct included standard clauses relating to conflict of interest and confidentiality but they went further to assert that "[a] Code of Ethics reminds us of our responsibilities to ourselves, our families, our colleagues, the public, our clients and our Nations.
16) It should be noted that the March 2010 federal budget failed to renew funding to the Aboriginal Healing Foundation, established in 1998 to finance community-based healing programs for Inuit, Metis, and First Nations residential school survivors and their families.
Nevertheless, many researchers attempt to typify the essential characteristics of both biomedicine and Aboriginal healing beliefs.
The Centre Kutikuniu will use traditional Aboriginal healing methods to victims of physical and sexual abuse.
Cindy Wesley, Dawn Marie's mother, suggested that the sentencing be done by an aboriginal healing circle.
In addition, there seems to be an ill fit between the intellectual acceptance of and personal respect demonstrated towards Aboriginal healing.
William Bell, Casey Family Programs; Mike DeGagne', Aboriginal Healing Foundation; Rep.
Spear was communications director of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation and focused on what happened after April 1, 1969, when the system officially ended and the schools began to close.
The Aboriginal Healing Foundation, which ceased operation in September, was originally supposed to receive $29 million from the Catholic Entities.
The survey was conducted in 2007-2008 when the Aboriginal Healing Foundation was working with residential school survivors in the province and when court cases were being heard.
Originally the Aboriginal Healing Foundation supported the weaving project to address the intergenerational impact of residential schools on language, art and culture.
Waldram points out in a 2008 publication of the Aboriginal Healing Foundation, "The dominant metaphor in our research describes healing as a journey, sometimes articulated as following the 'Red Road,' the 'Sweetgrass Trail,' the 'Way of the Pipe' .
The settlement included individual payments, a $125 million Aboriginal healing fund, and $60 million for a five year Truth and Reconciliation Commission with a mandate to take public or private statements from anyone affected by the residential schools legacy.
In an effort to continue the healing and reconciliation process for victims of residential schools abuse, churches are supporting the continuation of a government program called the Aboriginal Healing Foundation.
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