Certificate in Wellness and Psychology

General

Program Description

Overview

  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Language: English
  • Terms: Fall, Spring,
  • Credit: 14 - 16

The key to wellness and happiness is finding the means, practices, and mindset to lead a sustainable lifestyle. Health is more than just a physical condition. Becoming aware of some of the critical elements to well being, and stress prevention practices are crucial to a better quality of life.

Choose 4 of the following courses for a Certificate in:

Wellness and Psychology

  • Costa Rican Health Care and Tropical Medicine
  • Holistic Health Approaches
  • Introduction to Nutrition
  • Physical Therapy and Rehab for Sport Injuries
  • Health Psychology
  • Conflict Resolution and Healthcare
  • Principles of Medical Entomology in the Tropics
  • Introduction to the Physical and chemical basis of everyday life
  • Introduction to genetics: current applications

* If a student comes during a Term which has Easter week the program is a week longer and will have to pay an extra week for their homestay.

** Optional Spanish Learning course added to cost (deduct $865 if not chosen)

Last updated July 2019

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