MSC Southeast - Integrative Medicine and Health

Continuing Education & Customized Training

White OrchidsCertificate in Integrative Medicine & Health 

Beginning in Fall 2017, Minnesota State College Southeast will be offering a new 10-credit certificate in Integrative Medicine & Health.  

Explore the inter-connectedness of mind, body and spirit as well as healing through social, cultural, environmental and global perspectives. 

All classes:
-Earn 2 college credits or option to audit the class (at the same price)
-Eligible for tuition reimbursement for Mayo Health System Employees if taken for credit
-Classes are open to anyone, not just Mayo employees

Required classes for the certificate:

  • Introduction to Integrative Medicine and Health - 2 credits*
  • Creating Healing Environments – 2 credits*
  • Mind Body Connections – 2 credits

Students must choose at least 2 classes from the list below to satisfy the elective requirements for the certificate.

  • Fundamentals of Healing Touch – 2 credits
  • Spring Forest Qigong – 2 credits*
  • Massage and Reflexology – 2 credits
  • Aromatherapy Principles – 2 credits 
*These courses will be offered in Fall 2017. 


Spring Forest Qigong, IHHA1220

Jane Coleman, Spring Forest Qigong Certified Instructor, Board Certified Advanced Holistic Nurse (retired)
Friday/Saturday: October 6 & 7, 13 & 14, 2017
RCTC Main Campus, 851 30th Ave SE, Rochester

Spring Forest Qigong ("chee gong") is a simple, efficient and effective method for helping you experience your optimal health, wellness and happiness; helping you heal physical and emotional pain; enhancing the quality of your life and the lives of others.  Come and learn the unpretentious and powerful practice of Spring Forest Qigong!



Creating Healing Environments, IHHA 2110

Christy L. Olson, MS, RN, Health Coach/Hypnotherapist/Feng Shui Consultant, Your Inner Sanctum, Mayo Clinic Rochester
Friday/Saturday: October 20 & 21, November 3 & 4, 2017; 9 am to 6 pm
RCTC Main Campus, 851 30th Ave SE, Rochester 

This course will introduce the philosophies of creating healing spaces through the ancient art of Feng Shui, how to create the flow of energy in any space for optimal healing and how an individual's physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being can be influenced by their environment. 



Introduction to Integrative Medicine and Health   

IHHA 1100 - 2 CREDITS (required for certificate)
Friday/Saturday: November 17 & 18, December 1 & 2, 2017; 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
RCTC Main Campus, 851 30th Ave SE, Rochester  
Sarah Stinson, MS, LPC, CHTP/I, Healing Arts Coordinator & Manager of Behavior Health, Mayo Clinic Health System - Red Wing 
Susanne Cutshall, RN, DNP, APRN, CNS, APHN-BC, HWNC-BC, Integrative Health Specialist, Mayo Clinic Rochester

This course gives you an overview and foundation of the field of integrative health and healing. You will explore the interconnectedness of mind, body and spirit of the human system as well as healing through social, cultural, environmental and global perspectives of healing. You will also discuss and evaluate emerging trends in holistic health and the complexities around current healthcare models.




  • Calli Ekblad (MSC Southeast) 651-385-6320,
  • Kathy Richie (RCTC) 507-285-7251, 

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