Applying Recent Changes From the DSM 5: Clinical Management Considerations in the Diagnosis of Mental Health Disorders
Mental illness is a major public health issue in the United States, affecting an estimated 25% of all adults each year. Despite the availability of diagnostic criteria, accurate recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses remains challenging.
Music Therapy and Sound Healing
In an age where people increasingly turn to holistic methods of healing, music therapy and sound healing have entered mainstream health care and can be used successfully with people of all ages and disabilities. This course examines sound and music as well as its impact on health.
Ayurvedic Medicine: Ancient Foundations of Health Care
Ayurvedic medicine is a highly sophisticated religion, philosophy, and system of medicine that has been practiced in India for over 2,500 years. Health, vitality, and longevity are achieved through a balance within the body and between the body and the external environment.
Nutrition: An Integrative Approach
What we eat profoundly impacts our health and well-being, yet many of us eat when we are rushed; we don’t know where our food originated; we eat toxic, irradiated, or genetically altered foods; and we eat more than we need. This course examines the concept of holistic nutrition and examines the profound impact of food on our health.
Chronic Pain: An Integrative Approach to Pain Management
Pain interferes with the enjoyment of life. It makes it difficult to work, socialize with friends and family, sleep, and accomplish activities of daily living. Chronic pain can lead to a loss of appetite, depression, and physical weakness as well as a loss of the joy of life.
benefits of mindfulness meditation include improvements in dealing with stress,
pain, and illness.
Stress and Nutrition
When individuals are stressed, they are not able to utilize the
nutrients they eat as effectively and health issues can result.
STRESS MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE
Stress affects every aspect of the body, mind, and spirit, resulting in a wide range of symptoms from headaches or stomach ailments to heart disease or even death.
FOOD, NUTRITION, AND HEALTH CERTIFICATE
and nutrition have a profound impact on our health and well-being. Read more...
SPIRITUALITY, HEALTH, AND HEALING CERTIFICATE
Spirituality, religion, and culture play an important role in health and healing. Health care systems and health care professionals must recognize and understand a variety of spiritual and religious values, beliefs, and practices and their impact on health and healing. To meet the needs of a spiritually and culturally diverse client population, today’s health care system is evolving in its approach.
PAIN ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE
Pain assessment and management is a crucial part of compassionate and effective patient care. cientific advancements in the understanding of the mechanisms of pain, multidisciplinary methods of assessment and management, and the improvement of medications to treat pain have contributed to the wealth of knowledge in this area.
INTEGRATIVE MENTAL HEALTH CERTIFICATE
This leading-edge certificate examines the role of integrative therapies in many mental health disorders.
HEALTHY AGING CERTIFICATE
This certificate examines many aspects of healthy aging, including the effect of nutrition and physical activity on the aging adult, ways to support a healthy brain, the role of intimacy and sexuality in aging, and keys to longevity.
HOLISTIC AND INTEGRATIVE HEALTH CERTIFICATE
This certificate has been endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Association! This certificate provides you with a comprehensive examination of the concepts of integrative health.