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  • This explores methamphetamine use in Indian country by surveying tribal professionals from three Western tribal communities about their perceptions on methamphetamine use and implications for children in their communities.

    Bubar, R., Winokur, M., & Bartlemay, W. (2007, January). Perceptions of methamphetamine use in three western tribal communities: Implications for child abuse in Indian Country. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime, Tribal Law and Policy Institute. Retrieved January 23, 2008, from http://www.tribal-institute.org/download/Final%20Meth%20Article%20for%20Printing%206-07.pdf (PDF - 817 KB)
  • This article describes the role of methamphetamine use and its impact on child welfare in tribal communities.

    Bubar, R. & Payne, D. (n.d.). Methamphetamine and child abuse in Native America. Retrieved February 22, 2008, from http://www.ncai.org/ncai/Meth/Methamphetamine_and_Child_Abuse_in_Native_America_Article.pdf (PDF - 98 KB)
  • Indian Health Services provides sources for methamphetamine prevention initiatives. This document offers a list of conferences, training and other methamphetamine related activities in Arizona, Oklahoma, Aberdeen, Montana, and in the Navajo area.

    Indian Health Services. (n.d.). Methamphetamine activities in Indian country. Retrieved December 3, 2008, from http://www.ihs.gov/Medicalprograms/Behavioral/index.cfm?module=BH&option=Meth
  • This conference is presented by National Indian Child Welfare Association with a focus on the role with Indian children and families.

    26th annual protecting our children national American Indian conference on child abuse and neglect. April 20-23, 2008 at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel in Minneapolis, MN. Retrieved December 2, 2008, from http://www.childwelfare.gov/calendar/materials/nicwa_08.cfm
  • 1st annual mothers against methamphetamine conference: Opening doors to recovery. April 10-12, 2008 at the Hilton Bella Harbor in Dallas, TX. Retrieved February 28, 2008, from http://www.mamasite.net/visit/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=73&products_id=184