Foundations of Well-Being

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Fall 2017 quarter

Taught by

human and organizational systems

This quarter long program will take on a broad based study of well-being, addressing the mental, physical, social, emotional and spiritual dimensions.  The program will examine the diverse ways individuals within cultural communities define well-being as well as the connection between well-being and our “shadow” side. We will provide an environment to assist students to further develop competencies in the disciplines of psychology, community and health, and spiritual practice.  During the quarter we will devote time to critical analysis, experiential inquiry, writing skills and computer proficiencies. We will address the questions: What contributes to satisfying, engaging and meaningful living; and What conditions allow people and communities to flourish?

Credits will be awarded in Psychology; Community and Health  


  • This 8-credit intensive weekend program will meet from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on selected Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Students must be present at the first class to be considered registered.
  • Use of Canvas Web-based software is a required part of this program.

Program Details

Fields of Study

business and management health leadership studies psychology

Preparatory For

community development, human services, sociology, social work, health and wellness, health related fields and social psychology. 


Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

9a-5p Sat and Sun: Sep 30, Oct 14/15, Nov 4/5, Dec 2/3

Online Learning

Hybrid Online Learning < 25% Delivered Online


$35 for Assessment Tools


2017-04-21$35 Special Expense change to a Required Fee