Sandra Bassendowski, R.N., Ed.D., and Pammla Petrucka, R.N., Ph.D.

Both Sandra Bassendowski, R.N., Ed.D., and Pammla Petrucka, R.N., Ph.D., serve as associate professors at the University of Saskatchewan College of Nursing in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
The authors would like to acknowledge the assistance of Ms. Bev McBeth, Aboriginal Nursing Advisor (Regina, SK), NAPN/M, in the development of this article.