Psychiatry * Elective Course Description

Course Name: Mindfulness in Psychiatry 
Course Number: PS-461
Elective Type:
Coordinator(s):

Carl Fulwiler, MD
Carl.Fulwiler@umassmed.edu

Department: Psychiatry
Sites Available: UMMHC-University Campus and Community
Months Offered: Inquire
Number of Students / Month:
Prerequisites: Must Have Completed 3rd Year of Medical School
Elective Description: : In this elective, the student may elect to work with a Worcester based non-profit (Ivy Child International) using mindfulness in schools (Pre-K-12), or to participate in research being conducted on Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, or both. The school program integrates mindfulness with yoga, meditation music and art, and the student will also participate in research related to the program.  
Note:  N/A
Location:  UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA  01655 and/or a community location in Worcester  www.mapquest.com
Website: Department of Psychiatry  http://www.umassmed.edu/psychiatry/