With the increase popularity of holistic health treatment modalities in health care, and its use by the public to enhance care. The benefit of holistic health has increased awareness of the benefit of holistic therapies.
This goal of this online holistic health diploma course is to teach students the necessary skills and techniques in the field of Holistic and complementary health care. This is accomplished through learning holistic healing modalities and hands-on techniques utilized during the class and through case studies.
Topics covered in this course include:
Review of Anatomy /Physiology and Pathophysiology - The first step in learning how to care for the human body, knowing how it is structured, and how it works. This course helps students understands the human body and gives them an understanding of how the systems work together to affect the whole person
Course module content includes:
What is holistic health in relation to stress and diseases
Stress management Health and safety, client care, communication skills
Introduction to holistic health, role of nutrition and wellness, the effect and benefits of nutrients on the body in relation to stress
Introduction to therapeutic massage, indication and contraindication of basic massage. Body massage using massage therapy techniques such as effleurage, stroking, petrissage, friction and kneading.
Aroma therapy, this course consists of the history, effects, benefits, contra-indications, chemistry and classification of essential oils. Carrier oils use, essential oils, blending, measuring, and performing treatment.
Hot stone massage
Reflexology, this course looks at theory, history and practical application of reflexology. The zones, reflex points and effective pressure point techniques on the body in responds to stress will be addressed. The benefits and contra indication will be address.
Energy healing using therapeutic touch
Setting up a business as a Holistic Health Practitioner
Online course duration 12 months online. Student will be expected to complete 80 case studies in the various modalities learnt. you can also complete you case studies in a spa or wellness clinic in your area.
Extra charge: Text books, disposable towels/sheets/blanket, aromatherapy essential oils, folding massage table, sterilization supplies and scrubs .
Pre-requisite- able to operate a computer a good working knowledge of the English language, criminal reference check, hepatitis B vaccine, TB skin test
To register please fill out application and we will contact us regarding your acceptance and payment in the program.
Upon acceptance in the program students will be issued an access code to complete the program online.
Upon completion of this course you will be awarded the Holistic Health Nursing Diploma and a 1 year membership with the National Association of Holistic Health Practitioners- NAHHP
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