ISU Course-Based Travel Experience

Center for Global Engagement


Bayh College of Education

Department: Communication Disorders & Counselling, School and Educational Psychology

Instructor: Dr. Catherine Tucker

Course Title: Mental Health Practice & Policy in India: Harnessing Arts and Culture for Healing

Enroll in: COUN 631

Travel Dates: DEC 9-22, 2014

Estimated Cost per Student: $1,000

This trip explores history, economics, and mental health care systems and practices in modern India. There will be an emphasis on the infusion of art forms native to India into modern/Western approaches to mental health care. This course is highly experiential and contains both classroom/academic and travel components. Students are expected to participate fully in all class meetings and online discussions both before and after the travel portion of the course.