The Western Folklife Center’s new documentary film, Healing the Warrior’s Heart, is now online. You can watch it on our website at, or on YouTube

Healing the Warrior’s Heart reveals how the ancient spiritual traditions of our nation’s first warriors, Native Americans, are helping today’s veterans who suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The program is narrated by actor Peter Coyote and produced by the Western Folklife Center in collaboration with Gary Robinson of Tribal Eye Productions, and KUED Channel 7.

Have a Conversation with the People in the Film

We have created an online forum where you can leave comments about the show and pose questions to veteran Cory Navarro, Medicine Man Arnold Thomas and scholar Edward Tick. The discussion began following the airing of the film on Monday, Nov. 10 at 10:00 pm MST, and will continue through Nov. 14To join the online forum, click here. If you need instructions on how to use the forum, click on the Instructions tab on the forum page. 

We encourage your stories, comments, and questions about the film and the important subjects it addresses. We hope you will participate in this conversation!