Free annual online professional development courses, MOOCs, webinars, conferences, and workshops. Donations welcome.
Welcome to "Wellness - A Happy and Healthy You"
January 11, 2021 To February 14, 2021
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A person's wellness can be affected by physical, mental or emotional factors that cause bodily or mental tension. In the pandemic and post pandemic times, the world will face many economic, social and emotional challenges. The
simple realization that one is in control of one's own life forms the foundation for various techniques and strategies used by a person to control stress and ensure wellness. 'Wellness' is about taking charge of your thoughts,
emotions, schedules and the very way in which you deal with your problems.
By the end of this course, you will have the ability to:
identify the causes of stress,
describe the nature of the causes of stress,
describe your own perception of the causes of stress,
take steps to remove or reduce stress.
effectively deal with worries and issues that trigger stress and take a toll on mental and physical health and, as such, on the overall well-being of a person
benefit - It is primarily aimed at adults above 18 years of age- with focus on Students on the threshold of making choices in higher education or career, teachers at all levels, other professionals and entrepreneurs placed in decision
making roles or situations, This course will basically benefit anyone who is seeking ways to deal with stress and wants to feel healthy. This is a five week course with two synchronous meetings a week.
Duration and Method- Five Weeks. Synchronous and asynchronous discussions and activities,
In this section, you will learn about the latest news via the announcements, receive support and take part in general discussions.
Our synchronous sessions will take place on Mondays and Saturdays at 9.00 am (Toronto time). You might want to check the time in your city here: https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/?query=Toronto.
Please watch out for Latest Announcements on top in the column to your right and join our sessions by clicking on the links provided at the beginning of each Section every week.
Please use the discussion forums to ask questions, add comments, or make suggestions during your Wellness course.
Live Sessions- Recording
Week 1 -Emotions- Section 1 Awareness
Week 1 Emotions Section 2 Monitoring Emotions
Week 2- Resilience- Section 1 Courage
Week 2- Resilience Section 2 Strength
Week 3 Relationship Section 1 Kindness and Section 2 Gratitude
Week 4 Engagements -Section 1 and 2
Week 5 Reflections