Author - Nevin J. Harper
, Kathryn Rose
& David Segal
Publisher - New Society Publishing
New Society Publishing says "Nature-Based Therapy
addresses this underlying disconnection between humans and their ecological home, exploring theories and therapeutic practices undertaken with children, youth, and families...
is for counselors, therapists, youth and social workers, educators, and parents working in educational and therapeutic settings who want to take their practice beyond the office walls and into the powerful terrain of the wild, partnering with nature as a co-facilitator to create lasting change."
About the Authors
New Society Publishing says "Dr. Nevin J. Harper is an Associate Professor at the School of Child and Youth Care at the University of Victoria. He is the founder of the Canadian Adventure Therapy Symposium, a founding board member of the Child & Nature Alliance of Canada, and his career has included stretches as a youth counselor, outdoor skills instructor, shepherd, and wilderness guide.
has been discovering the joys of experiential and nature-based approaches to working with children, youth, and families for the promotion of healing and growth for over 10 years. Katy holds a deep trust in the healing power of connection with the non-human natural world and believes that individuals are born with an innate drive and capacity towards wholeness and health.
David Segal has been involved in providing therapeutic nature-based counselling for children, youth, and families for over 15 years. He is deeply passionate about the natural world and how human-nature relationships influence our collective and individual well-being. He offers presentations and workshops on cultivating health through contact with nature and has been contributing to the emerging field of eco-therapy."
Where to get it?
New Society Publishing
Amazing Nature- What has Wowed You?
Stress, Anxiety, Grief, and Its Manifestations
Enjoying Hard Labor Outdoors
Ecotherapy / Nature Therapy
The Nature Cure
This is Your Brain on Nature
Nature Based Therapy for Stress-related Illnesses
Nature and Mental Health
New Society Publishing
Association of Nature and Forest Therapy Guides and Programs
International Society of Nature and Forest Medicine