Click here or hit the Enter key on your keyboard to go to our Text Only Site. Eastern's Mission   Search  
School of
Continuing Education
Text Only Version
Eastern's Home Page
Global Field Courses
Summer 2011 - Nepal

5/23 - 6/15/2011   Flyer  Brochure



Hello to all. 
Attached is a flyer for a PSY 460 Comparative Health Psychology course.
The courses scheduled to run in Summer Session A from May 23-June 15th. There will be an in class component of the course for the first week followed by a 9 day trip to Nepal. While in Nepal we will be visiting a hospital, free health clinic, Ayurvedic Clinic, a high school and the first psychiatric hospital in Kathmandu. We will also be visiting a shelter for women who have been sold into sex trade, most of whom are HIV positive and have been disowned by their families/communities in India. Of course, we will also be doing some cultural sightseeing in Nepal, Pokhara and Dhulikhel (view of the Himalaya). The course is structured to give students a unique opportunity to learn and experience health from a psychological, sociological, educational and compare to Western Medicine.

 

This course and is limited to 15 students. Scholarships for up to $1,000.00 are available (applications are available on the Continuing Education Website and due 2/1/2011).  If you have any questions, please, contact Dr. Escoto.  


Dr. Carlos Escoto  escotoc@easternct.edu

and

Dr. Geeta Pfau 

Email for more information.