Health Care & Counseling

Healthcare & Counseling

We offer training and continuing education credit for health professionals; courses on mental health; stress, anger management, and self-esteem development courses; and disaster preparedness. We recently added a Certificate in Health Care Management and Leadership, described here, that teaches the managerial and leadership skills so in demand in health care.

For Nursing Professionals:
• RN First Assistant Program
For information, call (310) 825-8423; email, or visit the website.

Alcohol/Drug Abuse Studies and Counseling
We also offer courses and certificate programs for alcohol and drug abuse counseling with instructors who are experienced professionals from UCLA and the community. For more information, call (310) 825-7093; email; or visit the website.

Health Care Management and Leadership Certificate

This certificate program is ideal for those breaking into the profession as well as those seeking to advance their careers. Through convenient evening and weekend courses, build your managerial and leadership skills and prepare for success in this rapidl. . .

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling Certificate

UCLA Extension is proud to offer a professional certificate in the challenging and rewarding field of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling. This certificate is designed for aspiring addiction counselors. Addiction counselors assist individuals in recovery, . . .

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The Science and Practice of Mindful Eating

Community Health Sciences 802.5

0.60 CEU


Winter 2016



Micheline Vargas

If you are like millions of Americans, you have tried to control your weight. You may have counted calories, avoided carbs, excluded fats, weighed yourself ... More

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