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About This Micro-Credential

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For anyone interested in learning about, practicing and understanding various mindfulness-based practices.

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Skills You Will Gain



Contemplative Practices


Learning Outcomes

  • Understand key terms, concepts and theories in mindfulness.
  • Select and apply mindfulness practices to support your own well-being.
  • Select and apply mindfulness practices to address challenges in the workplace.

Required Courses

  • EDU/HSR/SWK 522 - The Mindful Helping Professional

Choose one of the following:

  • COU 575 - Mindfulness and Contemplative Practices
  • EDU/HSR/SWK 523 - The Mindful Leader

EDU/HSR/SWK 522 and EDU/HSR/SWK 523 are offered online, COU 575 is offered in hybrid format


Jennifer Bachner, PhD
Dr. Mark Wasicsko
Mindfulness Fundamentals, First semester offered: Summer 2021


Northern Kentucky University
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