Synergy, Healing, and Empowerment: Insights from Cultural Diversity

byRichard Katz, Stephen Murphy-shigematsu

Paperback | October 8, 2012

Synergy, Healing, and Empowerment: Insights from Cultural Diversity by Richard Katz
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Guided by the concept of synergy, this groundbreaking collection explores alternatives in the areas of counseling, education, and community health and development. Synergy refers to the process of two or more things coming together to create a new, greater, and often-unexpected whole. When synergy exists, formerly scarce resources can expand and become renewable and accessible to all.

Drawing upon the diverse cultural experiences of Aboriginal groups in North America and around the world, these compelling narratives provide practical insights into the emergence of synergy and obstacles to its existence. Synergy, Healing and Empowerment offers invaluable guidance in the pursuit of a just and equitable society.

Richard Katz, PhD, received his doctorate in clinical psychology from Harvard University and taught there for nearly 20 years. Over the past 45 years, he has also lived and worked with Indigenous Elders and healers around the world. Richard is currently Professor Emeritus at the First Nations University of Canada and an adjunct profess...
Title:Synergy, Healing, and Empowerment: Insights from Cultural DiversityFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:312 pages, 9 X 6.05 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:312 pages, 9 X 6.05 X 0.8 inPublished:October 8, 2012Publisher:Brush EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1550593862

ISBN - 13:9781550593860

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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