Explore the interconnectedness of the mind, body, and spirit as well as healing through social, cultural, environmental, and global perspectives.
Integrative medicine incorporates conventional medical practices with alternative techniques from non-Western healing traditions. With proven benefits to patients, integrative medicine is fast becoming accepted as a mainstream approach to health and healing.
Integrative medicine focuses on the person and their symptoms, offering healing through massage, reflexology, healing touch, aromatherapy, Feng Shui, and many other techniques while partnering with traditional medical practice.
Minnesota State College Southeast’s 10-Credit Certificate in Integrative Medicine and Healing is geared to the needs of working adults, with intensive weekend classes taught in Rochester and Red Wing, Minnesota.
Required core classes:
- Introduction to Integrative Medicine and Health
- Creating Healing Environments
- Mind Body Connections
Elective classes (choose 2):
- Fundamentals of Healing Touch
- Spring Forest Qigong
- Massage and Reflexology
- Aromatherapy Principles
Integrative Medicine and Healing is an important wellness tool to use in both our personal and professional lives. Medical professionals and caregivers will find these professional development opportunities valuable in expanding their approach to patient care. Individuals may take the certificate to become active participants their own health and healing.