Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

RSU 19 Adult Education

Filter by Category



Ed2Go

in Distance Learning

Certificate in Music Therapy and Sound Healing
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Music Therapy and Sound Healing

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Music therapy and sound healing are used within a therapeutic relationship to address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of individuals. Music therapy can be a powerful and nonthreatening alternative, used with individuals of all ages and disabilities as a holistic method of healing.

Music therapy often complements the treatment provided for pediatric and adult individuals with a neurological condition, brain injury, stroke, mental illness, trauma, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases. It can also be used for hospice patients and those undergoing rehabilitation. This course will teach you the benefits of music and music therapy and sound healing in the health profession. (8 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Nutrition, Chronic Disease, and Health Promotion
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Nutrition, Chronic Disease, and Health Promotion

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Nutrition is a major determinant of health as well as a factor in many common chronic diseases. In this online course, you'll gain an understanding of the role food and water play in health, and see how making appropriate changes in one's diet can have powerful effects on health throughout life.

You'll examine how the burden of chronic diseases is rapidly increasing worldwide as traditional, largely plant-based diets are being replaced by high-fat, energy-dense diets with a substantial content of animal-based foods. This certificate addresses these issues and more and provides a solid foundation of for both health care professionals and those wishing to enter the fields of nutrition, health promotion, and lifestyle and wellness coaching. (12 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Pain Assessment and Management
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Pain Assessment and Management

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Pain assessment and management is a crucial part of compassionate and effective patient care. Many providers, patients, patients' families, and regulatory agencies are requiring health care providers to be more accurate with their pain assessment skills and more effective in their pain management strategies. Scientific advancements in the understanding of the mechanisms of pain, multidisciplinary methods of assessment and management, and the improvement of medications to treat pain have contributed to the wealth of knowledge in this area.

This online course is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of health care professionals who work with patients who are in pain. By providing an educational experience that examines key issues related to pain assessment and management, this course will give you the relevant and practical information you'll need to improve your practice and provide the most effective care to your patients. (12 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Perinatal Issues
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Perinatal Issues

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing; new jobs are being developed and new services created. Health professionals who work with this population will need continuing professional education to gain a broad understanding of this specialized area of care and to stay current with emerging trends.

The Certificate in Perinatal Issues is a multidisciplinary educational experience designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who provide care and support for childbearing women, newborns, and families. (20 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Spirituality, Health, and Healing
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Spirituality, Health, and Healing

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Spirituality, religion, and culture play an important role in health and healing. Health care systems and health care professionals must recognize and understand a variety of spiritual and religious values, beliefs, and practices and their impact on health and healing.

To meet the needs of a spiritually and culturally diverse client population, today's health care system is evolving in its approach. Knowledgeable providers who can deliver compassionate, effective care and meet their clients' and patients' spiritual needs are in dramatically increasing demand. To gain a broad understanding of spirituality, health, and healing and to stay current with emerging trends, health professionals who work with diverse religious and spiritual populations will need continuing professional education. (25 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Starting Your Own Business in Health and Healing
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Starting Your Own Business in Health and Healing

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Have you dreamed of creating your own business in health and wellness? Becoming an entrepreneur in this growing field can provide you with independence, flexibility, personal fulfillment, control over your own life, and incredible financial rewards. In this innovative course, you'll learn how to make your dreams of building a health-related business a reality.

This course will guide you through the steps to building your own business. You'll explore the different options for creating your business and learn how to develop a successful business plan that reflects your vision and allows you to compete in your target market. You'll gain information about financing your business, and see how to create an effective marketing strategy to help ensure your success. Throughout the course, you'll get access to sample documents and worksheets. By the end, you'll have virtually everything you need to embark on creating your own health and wellness business. (11 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Stress Management
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Stress Management

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Stress is at epidemic levels in the world today. In this online course, you will explore the physiological, social and psychological impacts of stress and study modalities to get stress under control. You will examine the relationship between stress and health, nutrition, and physical activity, and discover how stress can develop in the workplace. You will also learn about the different therapies that can help reduce stress, including how healthy living habits such as exercise and diet can help counteract the negative impact of stress.

At the end of this course, you will appreciate the importance of recognizing the impact of stress, and you will have gained knowledge of strategies and therapies to reduce and manage stress. (14 contact hours)

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

Certificate in Violence Prevention and Awareness
Online Registration Unavailable

Certificate in Violence Prevention and Awareness

Price not
available

with Online Instructor

Every year across the globe, millions of individuals are affected by violence. In addition to the tremendous physical and emotional toll, violence has substantial medical, societal, and environmental costs, and particularly impacts some of the most vulnerable members of society—young people, elders, and women. Healthcare professionals are a first line of defense in recognizing the signs of violence and supporting violence prevention.

To register for this class go to www.ed2go.com/rsu19ae

 

In this online course, you'll examine the various instances of violence that you may encounter in your work as a medical professional. Designed for medical professionals, this course offers important insights into the signs of violence that may be presented by patients in a healthcare setting. By the end of this course, you'll have the information you need to respond to and help prevent these forms of violence. (13 contact hours)





Forgot password?