2012-13 Catalog

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Offering Description

Mind-Body Medicine

Summer 2013 quarter

Mukti Khanna psychology
Fields of Study
health and psychology
Preparatory for studies or careers in
health, psychology, alternative and complementary medicine

Mind-Body Medicine focuses on the applications of sociocultural, psychosocial, and behavioral knowledge relevant to health and wellness.  The course will explore historical foundations of mind-body medicine in addition to clinical practices including energy psychology, qigong, expressive arts therapy, somatic practices, and mindfulness.  Questions to be explored include "What practices are emerging at the creative edge of healthcare?" and "How are healthcare providers preparing themselves to work in an integrative healthcare system?" Students have the option of doing health project work and theoretical readings for an additional 4 credits.

Advertised Schedule
9a-6p Sat and 10a-6p Sun, Jun 29-30;  6-9p Wed, Jul. 10; 6-9p Fri, 9a-6p Sat, and 10a-6p Sun, Jul. 26-28
Online Learning
Enhanced Online Learning
Greener Store
Required Fees
$70 for copies and art supplies
Offered During
Evening and Weekend