HEALING ILLINOIS: Building a bridge to a racially equitable Illinois

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Pamela Frazier, founder and executive director of an Englewood substance abuse recovery home called N' The Spirit Transformational Living, realized that she needed to find a way to encourage healing at the recovery home, which supports a racially mixed population of women, most of whom are African American.

Remembering how a healing circle earlier this year unlocked some memories from her childhood and helped her learn some things about herself, Frazier began incorporating racial healing circles into her treatment programs in March. She believes the racial healing circles are making a difference at the recovery home.

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