This course will focus upon the processes and skills that enhance or build self-esteem. In particular, the class sessions and homework assignments will provide opportunities to foster development of healthy self-esteem. Opportunities will be provided for the student to work on enhancing personal awareness, and students will be encouraged to contribute to a class environment conducive to risk-taking and personal growth. This course is psycho-educational in nature. It focuses on the skills of creating self-esteem, wellness and healing, rather than the resolution of personal issues.