Resource Library

This library contains over 200 articles and resources relevant to tribal child welfare, gathered from a wide variety of sources. It also includes all of the products developed by the Capacity Building Center for Tribes that you see featured on this website. We hope you find what you need!

Materials here not created by the Capacity Building Center for Tribes are for reference and not necessarily endorsed by the Children’s Bureau.

Honor of All Alkali Lake, BC

This video features an amazing bright spot, the Alkali Lake Band. It is an inspiring story about how the tribal community went from an extremely high rate of alcohol abuse to almost  alcohol-free. 

Traditional Healing

Abstract: “The authors examined health disparities among American Indian men and boys within the framework of historical trauma. They describe two historical trauma-informed interventions used with Lakota men and Southwestern American Indian boys and offer...

Medicine Wheel

“The Native-American concept of the medicine wheel symbolically  represents a nonlinear model of  human  development.  Each compass  direction  on  the  wheel  offers  lessons  and  gifts  that...