Mind-Body Medicine Doctoral Student Grows her Practicum Placement into a new Position Coordinating "Cancer Survivorship Program"05/18/2014
Doctoral students in Saybrook's School of Mind-Body Medicine complete a Practicum placement. For students with clinical aspirations, this is typically a clinical practicum in health or mental health care, for others it can be a research practicum or a practicum in health care administration or consultancy. Francinne Lawrence is a PhD student in health care systems, and her practicum experience has evolved into a career-level position.
Mary Bird Perkins (MBP) Cancer Treatment Center is recognized as a leading cancer treatment facility in Louisiana and is associated with Our Lady of the Lake (OLOL) Hospital and the Louisiana State University Health System. Having had a previous career in hospital chaplaincy and medical social work, Francinne wanted to be a change agent for healthcare systems, instead of working with one patient at a time. She chose to follow Saybrook's healthcare systems track in Mind-Body Medicine..
New Saybrook University Master’s Degree in Integrative and Functional Nutrition to Commence January 201505/01/2014
Saybrook University this week announced that its new master's degree in nutrition will open in January 2015. The MS in Integrative and Functional Nutrition is pending accreditation from WASC, a regional accrediting body recognized by the U. S. Department of Education
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