24

Days

12

Hours

06

Mins

FTI & Treebath Forest Bathing Guide Training

May 17 - May 22, 2020

Alex Geese

Nicole Elmgart

Shirley Gleeson

Oskar Elmgart

During this immersive experience you will learn guiding techniques based on a scientific supported framework and the latest international research. During the course of the training, you will learn to enhance your awareness of your relationship with nature that supports your healing, meaning and purpose. You will leave equipped with a specific framework to guide forest bathing walks and experiences, and a tool kit to integrate Forest Bathing wellness practice into the health care system.Forest Therapy Institute (FTI) provides trainings that are a combination of the latest cutting-edge research on forests and human health, international nature connection practices, science and ancient wisdom traditions. Treebath is a provider of outdoor forest therapy programs for children and adults, and the US Training Partner for FTI.This cost of this joint Forest Bathing Guide Training is $2250 USD for the training and 3-month Mentored Practice. The cost does not include travel, accommodations or meals. The Certified Forest Bathing Guide Training is suitable for people working in the area of ecotourism or health tourism. It is suitable for those who wish to offer Forest Bathing as a wellness practice, Spa activity or in combination with other wellness practices such as yoga, mindfulness and coaching, among others.During this 6 Day Training, the topics covered, both during indoor sessions and outdoors, will include:
  • The Art of Guiding and Core Forest Bathing Techniques to guide your forest bathing walks/experiences.
  • The Science of Forest Bathing: the evidence-based practice.
  • Embodied presence and working with the senses.
  • The Forest Bathing framework 5x5-model.
  • Trail selection criteria.
  • Cultural considerations and enhancing your relationship with the land.
  • Naturalist knowledge on your area.
  • Enhancing personal awareness of your relationship with nature.
To book with Treebath please go to their website https://www.tree-bath.com/register-adult-forest-therapy
Schedule Coming Soon!

ABOUT THE TEACHERs

Alex Geese

Alex Geese Founder, FTI & Instituto de Baños de Bosque and the Instituto de Banhos de Floresta de Portugal.  As opposed to the daily stress of urban life, Alex facilitates and develops nature connection techniques so that all people can experience the health benefits of natu...

Nicole Elmgart

Nicole Elmgart Founder Treebath, Inc., Certified Forest Therapists With her dedication to a life-long appreciation for Nature, Nicole formed Treebath after becoming certified as a Forest Therapy Guide in 2017. Partner and head of the cyber security practice at a New York-based La...

Shirley Gleeson

Shirley Gleeson FTI Programme & Research Coordinator, Senior Trainer & Mentor Shirley Gleeson is a nature and well-being Consultant and the founder of Ecowellness Consulting Limited, formerly known as Nature, Health & Wellbeing Ireland. She lives in Dublin. Shirley holds master...

Oskar Elmgart

Oskar Elmgart Co-Founder, Treebath, Inc. Certified Forest Therapists As an experienced early childhood educator, Swedish-born Oskar Elmgart leads Treebath’s children's programs. Oskar created Treebath’s sustainability curriculum, loosely based on a successful 60-year old Swed...

MENLA

375 Pantherkill Road, P.O. Box 70 Phoenicia, NY 12464
845-688-6897 ext 101