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LMU Extension awarded 300K Grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

LMU Extension has received $300,000 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to establish a paraprofessional-level Peer Support Specialist program with a focus on working with children, adolescents, transitional-age youth, and the parents thereof. The program addresses the lack of trained personnel providing adequate mental and emotional health care to…

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New Course: Emphasis in Ayurveda Self Care

LMU Extension introduces: “Emphasis in Ayurveda Self Care“. Ayurveda, considered one of the world’s first comprehensive medical sciences, offers a developed and comprehensive philosophical construct that defines the fundamental energetic nature of humans, and our interaction with our environment. The relevant coursework will cover the basics of Ayurveda, including systems of the body, lifestyle practices,…

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Dinacharya: The Art of Daily Routine

By Felicia M. Tomasko We often view routine as something dull and mechanical. But from the perspective of Ayurveda, dinacharya—the art of daily routine—is essential. Following an Ayurvedic routine is deceptively simple. Our daily habits rather than our occasional indulgences have the most significant influence on our health. Some primary principles to consider are walking…

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New Course for Teachers: “Blended Learning: Teaching in the Digital Age”

LMU Extension introduces: “Blended Learning: Teaching in the Digital Age“. The world is changing rapidly. Students are now digital natives: tech-savvy individuals whose regular interaction with technology influences how they learn, think, and communicate. From the time they are born, digital natives have technology at their fingertips. With this major change to the way students…

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Instructor Larry Payne featured in New Video on Yoga Therapy

  Larry Payne, is an internationally respected yoga teacher and back specialist. The L.A. Times named Larry “One of America’s most respected Yoga teachers”. He co-authored Yoga for Dummies, The Business of Teaching Yoga, and most recently, Yoga Therapy & Integrative Medicine. Larry was founding president of the International Association of Yoga Therapists, founder of…