Year: 1978 Source: National Conference on Need Assessment in Health & Human Services, (1st: 1978: Louisville), 8p. SIEC No: 19820280

Reviews Cherokee health problems & describes a program for meeting the health needs of Native Americans. A profile of Cherokee health problems reveals many of these are alcohol related. Identifies 3 patterns of alcohol use: conservative, middle class & marginal. Provides results of a stress assessment scale administered to 200 Cherokees. Decribes a cultural group therapy model for dealing with personality problems. (MB)