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CITC: Work Therapy
Program Description

Cook Inlet Tribal Council (CITC) operates one of the most extensive Systems of Care for substance abuse treatment in the State of Alaska. CITC incorporates Alaska Native values and principles into its management approach. CITC residential services at the Ernie Turner Center facility, developed a "Therapeutic Village of Care" treatment model, drawing heavily from the Therapeutic Community model as well as Alaska Native culture. The Therapeutic Village of Care incorporates a "micro-enterprise" work therapy component; participants have the option to join micro-enterprises that build vocational skills. These include the Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Program and the Catering Unit.

See www.citci.com for more information.

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Broadcast program

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Social Issues
Chicago: “CITC: Work Therapy,” 06/01/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 19, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D35609CC25014ECFA5EBD81CE2AB0DEC.
MLA: “CITC: Work Therapy.” 06/01/2006. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 19, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D35609CC25014ECFA5EBD81CE2AB0DEC>.
APA: CITC: Work Therapy. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D35609CC25014ECFA5EBD81CE2AB0DEC
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