The goal of this course is to examine the practice of expressive writing and the research investigating the potential of writing to maintain physical and mental health.
Course Publication Date: March 05, 2016
This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE
if you have an active one year unlimited membership
|Author:||Joan Schonbeck RN
|Delivery Method:||Online Self Study
|Category:||Career and Self
Leadership & Case Management
Medical & Surgical Issues
Psychiatric & Mental Health
- Identify three examples from history wherein writing or literature has been used as a medical intervention.
- Be knowledgeable of the format of expressive writing for a patient
- Be familiar with the research about the physiological benefits of expressive writing.
- Be aware of the mental health/stress reduction benefits related to journaling for both patients and health professionals.