In this course, we will take a deep dive into the science of wellbeing. We will examine the progression of the field of psychology from its inception to the present day. Students will learn to break down the various scientific models of wellbeing, understanding the role each component of the models play. Additionally, the students will learn practical interventions which they can apply to their own lives. Together we will study:
A Historical Overview of the Field of Psychology
Scientific Models of Wellbeing
Understanding and Cultivating Strengths
The Role of Nutrition and Physical Activity on Mental Health
Foundations of Flourishing Relationships
Psychosomatic & Somato-psychic
This course not only offers .5 high school credit in psychology or social studies but provides the students with the knowledge and practical life skills for a flourishing future.
*A full credit can be obtained by the student through completing a special final project during the second semester. For more information on this option please see our course list.
Anne Nelson is a positive psychology practitioner, neurofeedback trainer, an ordained chaplain, and internationally credentialed coach.
Frequently Asked Questions
When does the course start and finish?
The course starts on August 26, 2019, with a new class released weekly with the last class published on December 30, 2019. (with a week off for Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas) However, if you decide to go through the course self-paced, all access closes after one year on August 26, 2020. If the student is assigned to participate in the live class discussions as well, the class cannot be self-paced. If that is the case, please sign up for the discussion option as well which includes the live class time.
How long do I have access to the course?
Access is live from August 26, 2019- August 26, 2020.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
What is I have more questions?
You can always email us at [email protected]