Quick facts about this short course.
What makes this course a great choice?
Balinese traditional and complementary medicine, known as Usada Bali, is one of the prominent aspects of Balinese culture. Balinese traditional healing practices use natural herbs and spices, holistic therapies and ancient wisdom to cure physical and mental illness. The course introduces the basic concept, some techniques and practices of Balinese traditional therapies including Usada Bali based herbal remedies, Balinese massage, energy and spiritual healing through yoga and meditation.
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The course content of our Transcultural & Complementary Nursing Summer Course
The course aims for:
Students to gain a better understanding of complementary therapies that can be applied as an intervention in nursing care.
Students to develop their capability to demonstrate and apply practical methods of complementary and transcultural therapy.
Students to gain in-depth knowledge of transcultural nursing in Bali.
Acupuncture and acupressure
Traditional herbal medicine
Yoga and meditation
Introduction transcultural nursing in Bali
Philosophy of Tri Hita Karana
Spiritual concept of birth and death in Balinese culture
The meaning of Rwabinada: The goodness and the badness in Balinese culture
Nursing in a public health center (Puskesmas)
Travel and tourism health
Nursing in hospitals
These amazing field trips are part of your summer course in Bali.
As an Upskill student in Bali, you will not only get to know the tradition and culture of the island, but also experience the local environment and explore all the activities you can do on the island of gods. Our field trips are some of the favorite parts of our Upskill alumni. We are currently planning the details of your field trips, but the following trips will most likely be part of your Complementary & Transcultural Nursing summer course:
Your classroom: The Balinese community.
Bali's nature and culture are two of the island's most important characteristics. The concepts of traditional Balinese medicine have been passed down through generations. Its holistic approach seeks to balance the body, mind and spirit through various natural remedies and techniques. During your summer course in Bali you will meet experts in various fields related to transcultural & complementary nursing. Within this short course you will have several opportunities to experience the Balinese approach to health and healing, through theoretical learning, as well as hands-on activities directed by local experts. Dive into this unique and effective approach to healing that is deeply rooted in the island's rich cultural heritage.