Substance Abuse and Indian Child Welfare
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
DATES OF FUNDING:
January 15, 2003 - January 14, 2006
Paul Spicer, PhD.
CENTER STAFF INVOLVED:
Anne Libby, Spero Manson, Michael Douglas Romero, and Paul Spicer
SPECIFIC AIMS/RESEARCH GOALS:
To investigate methods for better addressing the substance abuse treatment needs of Indian and Native women at risk for losing custody of their children.
Secondary analysis of national data;
An inventory of promising practices and programs in Indian and Native communities;
Focus group discussions in urban Indian and Native communities
None at this time.