Course overview

The Ecology of Healing: Spirituality, Science and the Future of Medicine 

In this course, healing and community are described as different expressions of the same natural process by exploring the overlap between medicine, ecology and transpersonal psychology.

Scott Shannon, MD

 Board Review Series

AIHM 2016 Annual Conference

 Required Lessons


 Time to Complete

1 hour

 Non-CME Eligible*

0 Credits 

What you will learn

  • Course Summary

  • This presentation will explore the overlap between medicine, ecology and transpersonal psychology. Physics and the nature of our universe itself also come into focus to help us understand why living organisms are imbedded in a matrix of life that is built connection. This profound drive for connection serves as the basis for healing and our movement to a higher order of health. Healing and community may represent different expressions of the same natural process.
    By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

    • Explain the ecological foundation of medicine and transpersonal psychology.
    • Identify three catalysts for profound healing.
    • Assess the need for deeper healing in patients and be able to offer general treatment recommendations.

Course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • Speaker handout(s)
  • 1 Quiz
  • Certificate of Completion

Included in this course

Course Faculty

Scott Shannon, MD

Scott Shannon, MD, ABIHM, has been involved in holistic medicine since he joined the American Holistic Medical Association in 1978. Scott has been instrumental in the creation of a holistic and integrative perspective in psychiatry for two decades. He published the first textbook for this field in 2001. Scott is a past President of the AHMA and a past President of the ABIHM. He was a founding Board member for the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine.

*CME/CEU Credits

The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content. 

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This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity.