The Sweat Lodge at American Lake Hospital is one of a network of Healing Lodges. This web page is to provide locations and contact information for VA approved Sweat Lodge programs. Currently we are only able to provide information pertaining to the Sweatlodge at American Lake Hospital, Lakewood Washington. If you are interested in attending a Sweat Lodge out side of the Washington area please feel free to contact one of the people listed under the American Lake Program, Lakewood Washington for a referral in your area.
The VA Sweat Lodge Elder Counsel leadership ensures the traditions and the integrity of the Sweat lodge at American Lake Hospital.
American Lake Veteran’s Hospital – Lakewood, Washington
(Click for directions and map search using address above)
Mike L>>>—> Point of contact Male/Female
Ceremonial Elder (Blackfeet)
Marty Martinez – Men’s Lodge Contact
Elder Council / Point of Contact
Ralph J. Dalisky (ACSW, LICSW),
Social Work Supervisor