When

September 11, October 16, November 20
9 AM - 11 AM EST

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Where

Via Microsoft Teams. 

Contact

Sarah Weaver
Parkview Health
260-672-6590
sarah.weaver@parkview.com 
 

Parkview Holistic Nursing
Certification Prep Course

 Join Parkview Health's Holistic Nursing Team

This online course provides participants a great foundation in the essentials of holistic practice and explores many integrative therapies. All classes are taught by certified holistic nurses.

Who can attend: Anyone providing patient care can attend including medical assistants, LPNs, RNs, physical therapy, case managers, social workers, APPs and MDs. However, only RNs are able to become certified. 

Agenda: 24 contact hours are available upon completion of this three-day course, which incudes hands-on activities, thoughtful discussion, practice of various skills, lecture and return demo. 

Topics explored:
Introduction to Holistic Nursing

Holistic Nursing Practice
Holistic Nursing Theory and Ethics
Becoming an Instrument of Healing

Holistic Self-Assessment
Holistic Self-Reflection
Creating a Healing Environment
Holistic Nursing Research

Therapeutic Communication
Holistic Modalities (Music, Humor, Art Therapy)
Aromatherapy
Nutrition

Mind – Body Healing
Healing Addiction and Abuse
Spirituality and Health
Bodywork and Massage

Healing Energy Therapies

Objectives:

  • Discuss the Parkview Holistic Nursing program, certification requirements and voucher program that will pay for first time applicants to take their certification test
  • Discuss the five core values of holistic nursing, holistic philosophy, holistic foundation and holistic nursing standards
  • Learn holistic nurse theory and ethics, including how to apply it to your own practice settings
  • Discuss why it is important to focus on presence as a foundation of care
  • Discuss examples of the relationship of health to the natural world and the environment
  • Explore the concepts of color therapy and its impact on creating a healing environment
  • Discuss qualitative versus quantitative holistic research methods, therapeutic communication and health disparities with diverse ethnic groups
  • Discuss how aromatherapy and holistic modalities such as music, humor and art promote healing with patients using evidence based research
  • Prepare students in the areas of whole foods nutrition, stress reduction, addiction and recovery, spirituality and healing, energy and manual bodywork

 

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FAQ:

How much does this cost? This course is $150 for Parkview employees and $450 for non-Parkview employees. 

Is this refundable? Once the purchase is made, it is not refundable but can be applied to a future class if you are unable to attend.

I am not a nurse, can I attend? Yes, but only RNs can seek certification.

Will Parkview pay for this class for me? Some managers have funds to send employees to continuing education courses. Contact your manager if you are interested. We currently do not have the ability to transfer funds at this time.

Where do I learn more about Parkview’s Holistic Nursing program? Join the Holistic Nursing group on Parkview's Office365 to stay up-to-date on the latest events and meetings.

Can I get a discount for the class if I am a member of the American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) or a student? No discounts are given for the class at this time. First time applicants who are employed with Parkview can take the holistic nursing certification test at no cost through our voucher system.   

Education Credits
6.1.2018 – 2021 ONA Provider Statement

Parkview Heath is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91).