Complementary and Integrative Medicine   [Archived Catalog]
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Spring Addendum

MBM 5690 - Complementary and Integrative Medicine

This survey course introduces integrative professions and practices within a system for health, wellness, and healing.  Throughout the term, students will critically investigate the research literature supporting the paradigms, practices, and services associated with complementary systems including naturopathy, structural and traditional medicine.  In addition, specific modalities within the systems will also be explored.  These topics include homeopathy, herbal medicine, chiropractic, massage therapy and bodywork, Traditional Chinese Medicine, acupuncture, and ayurvedic medicine.  The final module concludes with an examination of trends and opportunities in the field of integrative health and wellness. Prerequisite(s): No Prerequisite. 3 credit(s)
Offered: FA - Term B, SP - Term B Course Length: 8 Weeks. No RC.