Education

Consciousness and Healing Self-Study Courses

Explore the role of consciousness in healing through a series of one-hour, self-paced programs led by visionary leaders in the field of health care.

  • Find out about an integral model that links body, mind, spirit and society.
  • Discover how consciousness applies to health and healing and learn practices to promote self-care.
  • Gain insights into the healing potentials of your thoughts and beliefs.

Cost: Courses are $8 per program hour. Once you have paid for a course you can take it all at once, sign back in anytime to review the whole course again, or pick it up where you left off.

CECs: Continuing Education Credits (CECs) are available for each course.  CEC details »

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Toward a Healing Health Care System
Course List

Although great strides have been made in the study of complementary and alternative medicine, our health care system remains primarily disease-centered rather than focused on whole-person healing. The consciousness and healing elearning courses support a new model of health care that encourages integration of both the patient and health care provider's inner wisdom with scientific and technological advances for the promotion of health and well-being.

Schlitz, Dacher and Quinn
 

“Consciousness and Healing: the Spiritual Dimension in The Integral Model”
with Marilyn Mandala Schlitz, PhD, Elliott Dacher, MD, and Janet F. Quinn, PhD, RN, FAAN.

The Integral Model for health and healing discussed, with specific emphasis on the spiritual dimension of health and wholeness.

 

Lee Lipsenthal

“Integral Healing”
with Lee Lipsenthal, MD

Delve into the new integral model of healing and how it represents the next step in health care, as it aims to incorporate all dimensions of healing, from physical to spiritual, and ecological to cosmological.

Dr. Lipsenthal was the Founder & CEO of Finding Balance in a Medical Life. He created and delivered programs for practicing physicians, medical students, and residents in practice, community settings, hospitals, and medicals.

 

Marilyn Schlitz

“The Integral Model: Answering the Call for Whole Systems Health Care”
with Marilyn Mandala Schlitz, PhD

Expand your understanding of health care and its future direction. Learn about the integral model and practical ways to apply it in clinical settings and everyday life.

Dr. Schlitz is President and CEO of the Institute of Noetic Sciences. Her work focuses in psychophysiology, cross cultural healing, and consciousness studies.

 

Jean Watson

“On a Caritas Model of Caring Science”
with Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN

Learn how caring philosophy is used to guide transformative models of health care and healing practices for nurses and patients alike, in diverse settings worldwide.

Dr. Watson is Distinguished Professor of Nursing and holds an endowed Chair in Caring Science at the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. Watson’s caring philosophy is used to guide transformative models of caring and healing practices for nurses and patients alike, in diverse settings worldwide.

 

Janet Quinn

“On Therapeutic Touch, Habits for Healing, and Spiritual Inquiry”
with Janet F. Quinn, PhD, RN, FAAN

Explore the ways whole person healing can be augmented with therapeutic touch and simple mindful practices incorporated into daily routines.

Dr. Quinn is an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado School of Nursing and has dedicated over 35 years to the teaching, research and practice of whole person healing.

 

Mary Jo Kreitzer

“On Creating Optimal Healing Environments”
with Mary Jo Kreitzer, PhD, RN

Consider the effectiveness of personal action to make changes in our current health care system and how it supports the weaving of integrative practices with allopathic medicine into the fabric of health care.

Dr. Kreitzer is the founder and director of the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the University of Minnesota. She offers inspiration and advocates the effectiveness of personal action to make changes in our current health care system, and supports the weaving of integrative practices with allopathic medicine into the fabric of health care.

 

Barbara Dossey

“On Nightingale, Nursing, and Creating a Healthy World”
with Barbara Dossey, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN

Examine holistic nursing, compassionate care for the dying, and Florence Nightingale’s creation of the nursing profession.

Dr. Dossey is internationally recognized as a pioneer in the holistic nursing movement. A major focus of her work currently is holistic nursing, compassionate care for the dying, and virtual education.

 


Continuing Education Credits

If you are taking a course for CECs (1 CEC=1 program hour), please make sure that our accreditation will work for your license.

IONS is certified through the following agencies:

  • Marriage Family Therapists and Licensed Clinical Social Workers – The California Board of Behavioral Sciences, provider #PCE 3885
  • Nurses – The California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), provider #10318

CECs for psychologists may be available for specific offerings.

If you have any questions about continuing education credits, please email Charlene Farrell at cfarrell@noetic.org.


TAKE A COURSE NOW »  If you do not yet have an account on our online learning site, you'll be asked to create a special log in to access these courses. You can use the same user name and password you use for the rest of the noetic.org site.

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