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Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind Paperback – May 12, 2009
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About the Author
As the founder and director of the Entertainment Industry Career Institute, she has helped thousands of people in the entertainment industry with both personal and professional issues. She teaches at the American Film Institute and lives in California.
Craig Chalquist teaches psychology and related fields at John F. Kennedy University and is the author of two previous books. He lives in Walnut Creek, California.
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Finally a bridge has emerged to fuse the two seemingly separate worlds of psychology and ecology. Yes indeed a breakthrough. Psychology needs to get out of its head and navel gazing and move into the world AND the world of NATURE where we are intricately interconnected. And ecology (and environmentalism, per se) needs to get out of complaining about our woes and forgo the many guilt trips to discover a way for humans can actually feel and comprehend and act in the world from a centered place of our earth-natured human-ness.
The contributors of this excellent anthology are not merely academic in that stodgy sense but intellectuals who have heart AND are active in their communities. Just to give you some contributor names of outstanding people doing excellent work in real personal and social change (and who are preparing the foundation for whats coming down the pike) include deep ecologist Joanna Macy, peak oil activist Richard Heinberg, Transition Town leader Linda Buzzell, Robert Greenway, Transition Town activist Sarah Edwards, former mayor of Sebastopol Larry Robinson, Bill McKibben, famed Simplicity activist Cecile Andrews, farmer and Vet activist Shepherd Bliss, eco-spiritual publisher Lauren deBoer...Read more ›
That my friends is how ecotherapy is a healing source.
I have just recently discovered that it is a growing niche within the field, and that there are others who share my conviction of the importance of reconnecting people to the natural world. I very much needed this book, and the articulate voices here-in,
to nurture my practice (praxis) and find others with whom to build a network.
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I just happen to be very interested in the subject, and there's not a lot written on it.Published 7 months ago by Margaret
I'm starting a meet up group to pratice nurturing the mind.the city parks will be our place to heal. I am a horticulist. Ecotheropy is my pratlce.Published 16 months ago by russee parvin
Well-rounded look at the need and application of nature therapy. A must-read for anybody looking to integrate health and nature.Published on March 19, 2013 by cheesehead11