Starting Your Own Business in Holistic and Integrative Health: Preparing for the Change
Starting your own business in health and healing provides many exciting options to create a way to live and work that allows you to express your deepest core values and explore your own health and well-being more fully. Determining how to start your own business requires insight, and specific steps help ensure the process is successful.
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.
Nature and Healing
Walking barefoot on the grass, listening to the ocean or the rush of a river, hearing the sounds of baby birds chirping in the spring, smelling the desert after a summer thunderstorm, or watching the silence of a winter snowfall. These sensory experiences can help us feel peaceful, awe-struck, humbled, exhilarated, and connected to the grander world beyond ourselves.
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...
COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE CERTIFICATE
Today’s health care system is evolving in its approach to the health and care of a culturally and ethnically diverse client population. In the United States, the aging population, an increasing public awareness of major risk factors contributing to chronic illness, and the public's growing desire for alternative health care options are just a few of the factors behind the expanding interest in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Rapidly gaining in popularity, CAM is used by much of the United States population.
PAIN ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE
Pain assessment and management is a crucial part of compassionate and effective patient care. scientific 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.