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Rural programs serving sexual assault survivors are increasingly turning to holistic approaches to healing. A holistic approach to healing from sexual assault can be a powerful way meet the needs of survivors. However, some holistic healing services can be culturally appropriative and disrespectful to other cultures depending on who and how we use these methods. This quick resource will link to resources on holistic healing, define cultural appropriation and cultural assimilation, and suggest ways our programs can incorporate holistic healing without being disrespectful.