Compassion Cultivation Training: About

At a Glance

Program Type
Certificate (Non-Credit)
Term
Fall
Delivery Method
Online
Field of Interest
Compassion
Mindfulness
Meditation
Empathy
Days of Week
Weekday
Length
One semester
Cost
$395

Compassion Cultivation Training is an 8-week course designed to develop the qualities of compassion, empathy, and kindness for oneself and others. The course, developed by a team of contemplative scholars, clinical psychologists, and researchers at Stanford University, combines traditional contemplative practices with contemporary psychology and scientific research on compassion.

Program cost: $395.

1.6 CEUs - Continuing Education Units with SSU

Students will also have the option to receive 14 CE hours from the Spiritual Resource Competency Center, an approved CE provider for the American Psychological Association; California Board of Behavioral Sciences, and the California Board of Registered Nursing. The instructor will provide details in class.