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Teaching, Healing, Meditation and Stress Management - CCL

Major: 5018
Effective Term: 2009 Spring Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 21.5

This program provides instruction and experiential training in kinetic, auditory, and visual modalities of healing meditation; instruction and training in the application of these techniques to stress management; and training and practical experience in teaching and utilizing healing meditation for stress management in clinical and professional settings.

Admission Criteria: None
Program Prerequisites
Program Prerequisites: Credits: 4
Completion of an Associate of Applied Science degree or higher in a recognized health science discipline from a regionally accredited institution of higher education recognized by Maricopa County Community College District OR
Combination degree in psychology, social work, counseling, health education, exercise science or related field AND
1 year experience in related health fields OR
The following HCC courses: 4
HCC130Fundamentals in Health Care Delivery (3) OR
HCC130AAHealth Care Today (0.5) AND
HCC130ABWorkplace Behaviors in Health Care (0.5) AND
HCC130ACPersonal Wellness and Safety (0.5) AND
HCC130ADCommunication and Teamwork in Health Care Organizations (0.5) AND
HCC130AELegal Issues in Health Care (0.5) AND
HCC130AFDecision Making in the Health Care Setting (0.5)3
HCC145AAMedical Terminology for Health Care Workers I1
Required Courses
HES100Healthful Living3
WED105Minimizing Workplace Stress 0.55
WED151Introduction to Alternative Medicine3
WED162Meditation and Wellness1
PED101QGQi Gong (1) OR
PED102QGQi Gong – Intermediate (1) OR
PED103QGQi Gong (0.5) OR
PED201QGQi Gong – Advanced (1)1
PED101TCTai Chi (1) OR
PED102TCTai Chi – Intermediate (1) OR
PED103TCTai Chi (0.5) OR
PED201TCTai Chi - Advanced (1)
PED101YOYoga (1) OR
PED102YOYoga - Intermediate (1) OR
PED103YOYoga (0.5) OR
PED201YOYoga – Advanced (1)1
WED257Kinetic Meditation2
WED258Auditory Meditation2
WED259Visual Meditation2
SOC270Sociology of Health and Illness3
WED275Practicum: Teach Healing, Med, Stress Mgt3

Program Competencies

  1. Identify the current areas of interest and research, lifestyle choices, and risk factors associated with healthy living. (HES100)
  2. Identify the characteristics, process, and signs of workplace stress, its physiology, and techniques for its management. (WED105)
  3. Describe the mind-body-spirit connection in relation to health and healing. (WED151)
  4. Describe the physiology of meditation and its effects on physical and mental health and on a human performance. (WED162)
  5. Demonstrate the basic principles and mechanics of Chinese Qi Gong. (PED101QG, PED102QG, PED103QG, PED201QG)
  6. Demonstrate the basic principles and mechanics of Tai Chi Chuan or Yoga. (PED101TC, PED101YO, PED102TC, PED102YO, PED103TC, PED103YO, PED201TC, PED201YO)
  7. Demonstrate the principles of Kinetic Meditation and its health benefits. (WED257)
  8. Demonstrate the principles of East Indian Yogic and Ayurvedic Meditation and the use of sound in Auditory Meditation and related health benefits. (WED258)
  9. Demonstrate the principles of Visual Meditation from the Egyptian and West African traditions and related health benefits. (WED259)
  10. Describe the roles of health care providers, various treatment modalities, preventive health strategies, and health care trends from a cross-cultural perspective. (SOC270)
  11. Identify, guide and evaluate patients and clients who are good candidates for therapeutic meditation training. (WED275)
  12. Teach kinetic, auditory, and visual meditation techniques for stress management. (WED275)

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