The concepts of alternative, holistic, and integrative medicine have their roots in various healing traditions that have been around for thousands of years. Yet, this philosophy is receiving much attention today due to the changing health care climate, a growing need for a “different” health care system, and a recognition of the benefits of combining the external, physical, and technologic successes of medicine with the internal, nonphysical exploration of healing. This Certificate Program has been endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Association.
Purpose/GoalThe outcome of this certificate program is for the learner to describe holistic and integrative therapeutic modalities and their role in health and healing.
Certificate Objectives – Upon completion you will be able to do the following: