Indigenous Health Psychology

Michelle Johnson-Jennings


Research Projects

  • The “Food Wisdom” Repository: Information Resources for Native Nutritional Health (SEEDS Repository Prototype)

  • Yappalli: Choctaw Road to health

  • Global Indigenous Health: Creating Relationships for Indigenous Land-based Healing

  • Tangata Whenua Tangata Ora: Investigating health gain through whenua initiatives

Select Publications

  • Developing a Tribal Health Sovereignty Framework for Obesity Prevention (link)

  • Growing from Our Roots: Strategies for Developing Culturally Grounded Prevention Programs in American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Communities (link)

  • Indigenous Data Sovereignty in Action: The Food Wisdom Repository (forthcoming)


  • Indigenous Health Psychology

  • Land Based Health Psychology

  • Community Based Research

  • Indigenous Health