2019-2020 Catalog 
    
    Apr 17, 2021  
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HWP 315 - Stress Management and Biofeedback

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Covers the physiological and psychological reactions that make up the response to acute, chronic, and traumatic stress, detailing the physiological processes that underlie such reactions. Students will also explore the health consequences of acute and chronic stress and individual, interpersonal, and societal sources of stress as well as established and emerging methods of stress reduction discussed in the literature. This course also provides an introduction to the basics and goals of biofeedback and neurofeedback including history, intervention techniques, and analysis of principles and applications. This is not a certification course. Prerequisites: HWP 294 or BIOL 338, or permission of instructor. See department chair.