Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health

Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health

Increasingly, today's consumers are seeking health care providers who focus on wellness and natural healing.  As a result, the exciting and rewarding field of integrative health in growing rapidly. 

This 12-lesson Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health program, designed for both health care professionals and consumers, you'll learn the fundamentals of this person-centered and person-empowered approach to health care. You'll cover topics including holistic stress management, health and the human spirit, energy healing, elements of meditation, healing environments, Chinese medicine, Ayurvedic medicine, humor and health, music therapy and sound healing, nutrition, therapeutic massage and bodywork, and healing effects of physical activity. 

As you explore the diverse systems that fall under the umbrella of integrative health, you'll gain an awareness of the philosophies of health and healing that unite all of these systems. You'll discover the benefits of emphasizing wellness, building a strong relationship between provider and client, promoting self-healing, and using nutritional approaches and other natural healing techniques. Above all, you'll gain a new respect for human individuality and the healing power of the integrative health approach.

Program Benefits: 

The Holistic and Integrative Health certificate program offers a multidisciplinary educational experience. Your certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health will distinguish you as a knowledgeable, skilled, and committed professional. This program will:

  • enhance your professional marketability;
  • build your skills and competencies;
  • fulfill continuing education requirements for many professionals

Career Opportunities: 

The Holistic and Integrative Health certificate program provides health care professionals and interested individuals in a wide range of careers with the knowledge and skills to effectively meet the needs of a culturally diverse patient and client population. Today, opportunities exist in the fields of nursing, social work, massage therapy, teaching, hospice care, administration, and research. Opportunities also exist within government programs and agencies; public and private institutions that provide health, education, and social services; research centers; special interest groups; colleges and universities; and corporate human resources divisions.

Participants:

This certificate is relevant for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, licensed vocational nurses, practical nurses, nursing assistants, social workers, occupational therapists, recreation therapists, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, administrators, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, dieticians, educators, personal care assistants, volunteers, physicians, physician's assistants, chiropractors, clergy, physical fitness professionals, and interested individuals.

Note:  All healthcare providers are responsible for checking the "Accreditation" list to determine if this course awards contact hours for their profession.

Curriculum: 

The Holistic and Integrative Health certificate program consists of a total of 12 courses:

  1. Holistic Stress Management
  2. Health and the Human Spirit
  3. Energy Healing
  4. Healing Elements of Meditation
  5. Place and Space: Healing Environments
  6. Traditional Chinese Medicine: An Ancient Approach to Healing
  7. Ayurvedic Medicine: Ancient Foundations of Health Care
  8. Humor and Health
  9. Music Therapy and Sound Healing
  10. Nutrition: An Integrative Approach
  11. Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork Healing Therapies
  12. Healing Effects of Physical Activity and Movement

Course Revised August 2015

Expiration Date: 9/11/18

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