Certificate in Stress Management

Certificate in Stress Management

Stress is at epidemic levels in the world today. Currently, as many as 90% of all visits to health-care providers in the United States are considered stress-related.

In this certificate program, you'll explore the physiological, social, and psychological impacts of stress and study modalities to get stress under control. You'll examine the relationship between stress and health, nutrition, and physical activity, and discover how stress can develop in the workplace. You'll trace both the psychological and physiological effects of stress, and understand how stress affects health and wellbeing. Finally, you'll learn about the different therapies that can help reduce stress, including how healthy living habits—such as exercise and diet—can help counteract the negative impact of stress. 

At the end of this program, you'll appreciate the importance of recognizing the impact of stress, and you'll have gained knowledge of strategies and therapies to reduce and manage stress.

(14 Contact Hours)

Program Benefits:

The Stress Management certificate program offers a multidisciplinary educational experience. Your certificate in Stress Management 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 Stress Management 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.

Curriculum:

The Stress Management certificate program consists of a total of 9 courses:

  1. Physiology of Stress
  2. Social Context of Stress
  3. Psychology of Stress
  4. The Effects of Stress on Health
  5. Stress and Nutrition
  6. Stress and Physical Activity
  7. Workplace Stress
  8. Journaling: Healthy Living Through Self-Discovery
  9. Stress Reduction Techniques and Therapies

 

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