EDCO 6882: Positive Psychology and Spirituality in the Schools (2019-2020)

View all EDCO classes

Explores the linkages between human spirituality and positive psychology. The usefulness and appropriateness of utilizing the students' expressions of spirituality in the educational setting to further their personal-social and educational development are also discussed. The course examines the major theories, research, ethical concerns, and best practices relating to spirituality-positive psychology connections. Through course activities and readings, participants will gain a richer understanding of their own spirituality and learn to dialogue effectively about others' spiritual formulation. Participants are asked to articulate their own spiritual lens and how it might influence their work with school-age children. Various approaches and materials that can assist counselors/educators in matters of student spirituality are explored.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Winter 26052 3 Munyi Shea
Megan Hamshar
M
M
4:30PM-7:00 PM
4:30PM-7:05 PM
01/03-03/12
01/06-03/13
Bertona 6
Bertona 1
-
Add to calendar
Restrictions: Counselor Education, School Counseling majors only. Doctoral, Graduate only.
Equivalent: EDU 6882
Crosslisted with: EDU 6882 CRN: 26053
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading, Audit
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term