€160 – €215

2 Day Training in Nature Based Interventions for Mental Health

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The Glendalough Hotel

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Nature, Health, & Wellbeing Ireland will facilitate a 2 day training on designing, implementing and evaluating nature based interventions in the context of mental health promotion, care, and treatment. There is an emerging evidence base for the therapeutic use of nature in the mental health field.

Interventions covered will include: Forest Therapy, Ecotherapy, Expressive Arts in Nature, Green Gym and Green Exercise. This training will be a mix of experiential, small and large group discussion and activities and will focus on interventions for children, adolescents and adults. This training is unique in Ireland and suitable for professionals working in the area of mental health, counsellors, outdoor professionals, educators, researchers and environmental professionals.

The trainers are Shirley Gleeson (BSocSc, MSW, MA in Health Promotion) and Donal O' Keeffe (BA, MSc Applied Psychology, PhD candidate) . For further information on the trainers please click here.

The training will take place both indoor and outdoor in the magnificent Wicklow Mountain National Park

If you require any additional details prior to booking contact shirley_gleeson@hotmail.com or 0879320914.

Places are limited so early booking is advised. Cost does not include accomadation or lunches.

We have also added a second training on the 20/21st October in the Glenview Hotel, Wicklow. Please see eventbrite for details.

https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/2-day-training-in-nature-based-interventions-for-mental-health-tickets-49294505192

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