Introduction to Whole Health: September 10, 2021

September 10, 2021

Intro to Whole Health is a 2 hour experience designed to guide participants in exploring Whole Health and considering how it can be used to improve one’s own health and well-being. The goal of this program is to help each participant identify their meaning, aspiration and/or purpose, and understand how they can make changes in their lives to help them work towards achieving their personal goals. During the course, participants learn about the Whole Health approach and review the Circle of Health to see how it provides guidance for making changes in one’s life. At the conclusion of this program, each participant will have the opportunity to identify areas of growth and develop a plan to strive towards their goals. The intent is that this course can also support participants with their own self-care and connect them back to what matters. By participating in this course individuals become a part of the growing Whole Health Community.

Intended Audience

People interested in exploring Whole Health, considering how it can be used to improve one’s own health and well-being, and implementing Whole Health into their personal and/or professional practices.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Define Whole Health through self-reflection and small group exercises
  • Connect their health and well-being goals to what matters most in life, through the use of the Whole Health Reflection Tool and Circle of Health
  • Describe the mission and work of the Whole Health Institute
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.75 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.75 APA CE Credits
  • 1.75 ACE Credits
  • 1.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
    • 1.75 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Registration opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/10/2021 - 12:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
09/10/2021 - 2:00pm CDT
  1. Introductions
  2. What is Whole Health
  3. Pause - Notice - Choose
  4. Meaning, Aspiration, and Purpose (MAP)
  5. Whole Health Reflection Tool pt 1
  6. Breakout 1
  7. Areas of Self Care
  8. Whole Health Reflection Tool pt 2
  9. Breakout 2
  10. Goal Setting
  11. Whole Health Reflection Tool pt 3
  12. Breakout 3
  13. Whole Health Institute

Online webinar. Link will be provided prior to the event.

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE). In addition, speakers/presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity.

*Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by, or on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical services directly to patients to be commercial interests.

Introduction to Whole Health Disclosures

Discloser List CME Internal Report

Accreditation Statement

Jointly Accredited Provider LogoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) and the Whole Health Institute. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this virtual live activity for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsPhysicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this virtual live activity for a maximum of 1.75 ANCC contact hours.

Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, the University of Wisconsin-Madison ICEP is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Wisconsin-Madison ICEP maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing the course will receive 1.75 live continuing education credits. 

American Psychological Association (APA)

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibly for the content of the programs.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for .175 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1.75 hours.

Available Credit

  • 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.75 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.75 APA CE Credits
  • 1.75 ACE Credits
  • 1.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
    • 1.75 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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Required Hardware/software

Computer, tablet, or smartphone with audio sharing capabilities.