The Post Graduate Diploma is awarded to certify that its recipient has taken all the courses and internship training needed to master and teach the process of educating, counseling and healing with nature. The Diploma documents that the recipient can successfully introduce and guide qualified candidates through the established methods, materials and goals of Project NatureConnect’s Natural Attraction Ecology Webstring Model program.
A Post Graduate Diploma in for students who do not currently wish to pursue a full Masters degree program. This certificate gives a student credits for graduate level courses.
Applied Ecopsychology participants have successfully applied nature connected education and healing to a wide array of career fields, entrepreneurial and professional activities. While not an exhaustive list of fields from which our program has prepared successful practitioners, particpants have applied their learning in the following fields:
- Self- help, stress management, personal growth, motivational neuro-linguistic programming, creative writing, home schooling, hypnotherapy, aromatherapy, Reiki. energy medicine, and art therapy.
- Life coaching, personal coaching, success coaching, and relationship coaching, leadership skills, consulting, memory training, nutrition. men’s and women’s issues, and action assertiveness.
- Teaching, mentoring and facilitating disorder and prevention remedies: eating, sleep, anxiety, post traumatic stress (PTSD), attention deficit, addiction, dependency, burnout, autism, self-confidence, mid-life crisis, and self-worth dysfunctions.
Counseling: pastoral, therapy, recovery, family, marriage and spiritual counseling, massage therapy and biofeedback.
Shamanism, spirituality retreat centers, self-esteem, Yoga, civil rights, therapist, retreat center training.
Course instruction, workshop presentations, social work, conservation strategies, outdoor leadership, sociology, environmental education, and mental health.
Meditation, complementary and alternative medicine, naturopathic medicine, parenting, relaxation, and intimacy.
Founding or directing stress and healing programs, or creative writing courses for training or degree programs.
- Increasing training, administration, personal and professional benefits. improved conferences, progressive human services, independent contracting, child care, addressing global warming, retreats.
Students coming to our program who have earned a Baccalaureate Degree (or equivalent) may proceed through the Master of Science program (not including the Thesis preparation) and petition to continue on into the Doctoral Degree in Applied Ecopsychology.
Applicants are expected to be proficient in collegiate English language skills. Second language English applicants should submit records of TOEFL examination with scores of 550 minimum. All applicants are expected to have access to a computer, email and the Internet, and verify access to academic library resources for the full extent of your program.
Diploma Completion Requirements
Participants in the Professional Graduate Program in Applied Ecopsychology complete a minimum of 23 credits above the baccalaureate degree.
The concentration of the Professional Graduate Program is Natural Attraction Ecology, which focuses upon identifying the scientific process and ecological evidence in the practice of educating, counseling and healing with nature.