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Therapeutic Healing Color Strategies and their Implementation in the Healthcare Environment

Continuing Education

Learn At Your Own Pace - You can take this course and follow along at your own pace. Speed up, slow down, or stop now and finish later. Click "Take the Course Test" to go straight to the test and earn your credits. You'll know immediately if you have earned credits and you will be able to print out your certificate of completion instantly.

Learning Objectives - At the end of this course you will be able to:

  1. Discuss the impact that color can have upon individuals.
  2. Explain the added healing benefits of using color in healthcare spaces.
  3. Describe specific applications in healthcare where color can be effectively used.
  4. Explain specific implementation details to use color for helping to create better recuperative environments in healthcare facilities.

AIA logo Credits: 1 AIA LU/HSW
The impact of color on healing is becoming an increasingly important topic of interest for both the scientific and design communities. This course begins with a discussion how humans actually perceive color, both physically and emotionally. The course then reviews how color can impact human mood and behavior, with a special focus on the healing properties and benefits of color. Finally, the course describes how an understanding of the healing properties of color can help improve the design of healthcare facilities and specific spaces within them.

Course Outline:

This course is a presentation designed to earn you 1.00 AIA/CES Learning Unit. Use the onscreen controls to pace the presentation to your liking, and then click "Take the Course Test" to take the exam for this course and earn your credit.

  • Therapeutic Healing Color Strategies and their Implementation in the Healthcare Environment
This test is no longer available for credit


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