Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

ID450
Indigenous Health & Wellness
0.5 Credit

This course explores indigenous concepts of health and wellness in cross-cultural perspectives. Students will examine models of health which incorporates cultural resilience, identity, enculturation, spiritual coping, and traditional healing practices. Current epidemiological data on Native peoplesí general health and mental health are considered within the framework of these models.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CT120/ID120, and either 1.0 senior ID credit or HS201.
Exclusions
HS450.