Summer 2014 quarter
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 emering 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 additional health project work and theoretical readings for an additional 4 credits.
Fields of Study
Location and Schedule
Offered during: Day, Evening and Weekend
Advertised schedule: class will meet Second Summer Session for 2 intensive weekends from August 1-3 and August 29- 31 Fridays - 6-9 pm, Saturday 9- 6 pm and Sunday 10- 6 pm