Intro to Mind Body Spirit Health and Healing

Sponsored by the MGH Institute of Health Professions - School of Nursing

Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
4:30 PM - 7:00PM

Registration Fee
Fee includes course materials, snacks & beverages.

MGH Institute of Health Professions
Charlestown Navy Yard
2 Constitution Plaza
Boston, MA 02129

Who should attend:
RNs, APRNs, any clinician interested in Mind Body Medicine

Course Overview

This 2.5 hour workshop promotes the concepts of cultivating resilency and spiritual wellness grounded in scientific theory related to Mind Body Medicine. Participants are provided an opportunity to experience the practice of selected integrative evidence-based interventions. Aromatheory, positivity, and mindfulness are explored for achieving self-healing benefits.


Describe the concepts of allostasis and resiliency.

Explore the applications of aromatherapy in nursing practice.

Recognize the concepts of cognitive reappraisal for cultivating positive emotions.



Nancy C. Baker, PhD, ANP-BC
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
MGH Institute of Health Professions

Catherine Calder Calisi, MS, RN, GNP-BC, CHC, NSHC
Term Lecturer, Mind Body Spirit Nursing Program, MGH Institute of Health Professions
Director, Wellness Connections

Kathleen Miller, PhD-BNN, RN, AHN-BC

Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, MGH Institute of Health Professions
Clinical Documentation Specialist, MGH

Joanne Rowley, MS, APRN-BC, HNB-BC

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Wellness Center
Benson Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, MGH


Susan Jussaume, MS, APRN-BC, FNP-BC, AHN-BC
Instructor, Mind Body Spirit Nursing Certificate Program, MGH Institute of Health Professions


Accreditation (Nursing)

This activity is being submitted to American Nurses Association Massachusetts for approval to award contact hours. ANA Massachusetts is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. For more information regarding contact hours, please call our office at 617-724-6674.

Criteria for successful completion include attendance at the entire event and submission of a completed evaluation.


The faculty and planners of this activity have no conflicts of interest or relevant financial relationships to disclose. There is no commercial support for this activity.

How to Register

Add this workshop to your cart using the Enroll Now button at the top right of this page in order to proceed with Checkout. You will be asked to quickly create an IHP username and password if you do not already have one. With an IHP account, you will have access to our learning management system for this conference and any future IHP Continuing Education offerings you may participate in.

Payment Options

Debit/Credit Card
 - We recommend registering through this portal and paying with a debit or credit card for optimal efficiency.

Personal Check
 - If using this method, please contact Ginny Do, to confirm enrollment into this activity. Make check payable to "MGH Institute of Health Professions" and send with attention to:

Ginny Do - CIPSI
MGH Institute of Health Professions
36 First Avenue, Boston, MA 02129-4557.

Cancellation Policy

Full refund, less administrative fee of $7 if cancellation is received prior to April 17, 2018. To cancel, send your cancellation request via email to the Office of Continuing and Professional Development. Refunds will be processed based on the original form of payment and will be processed within 30 days of receipt of the cancellation notice. Cancellations received after April 17, 2018 will not be eligible for a refund.

Cancellation of activity: In the very unlikely event that IHP CPD cancels or postpones the activity due to circumstances beyond its control, IHP CPD's liability will be limited to refund of paid registration fees.

Contact Us

For any additional questions regarding this workshop or the registration process, please contact:

Ginny Do - Program Manager
Office of Continuing and Professional Development
Phone: 617-724-3193

Price: $75.00