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  • Durango, CO, US

    The primary goal and method of all Animas programs is the encounter with soul. Founded in 1980 by wilderness guide and depth psychologist Bill Plotkin, the Institute is one of North America's longest-standing organizations offering contemporary wilderness rites. "Animas" is plural for "souls" in Spanish. In Jungian psychology, the Anima is the Inner Woman in a man; the Animus, the Inner Man in a woman.

  • Shaman's Light™ Institute
    Sebastopol, CA, US

    Marti Spiegelman, MFA is a training professional, mentor, speaker, and founder and host of Awakening Value™: Shamanic Technologies of Consciousness and Success on the VoiceAmerica™ Web Radio Network.

      Marti holds a BA in biochemistry from Harvard University, an MFA in graphic design from the Yale School of Art and Architecture, and has advanced training in neurophysiology, psychology, and anthropology. She was president of her own design firm for 20 years.

  • Manchester, NH, US

    ARTA (American Residential Treatment Association) can help you make the best match. We are composed of more than 30 member facilities offering residential care to adults with serious mental challenges, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, personality disorders, and disorders combined with substance abuse. We deliberately keep our membership low in order to have personal knowledge of one another’s facilities, which lets us offer you informed recommendations. We are dedicated to providing you with information and guidance that will help you through this process.

  • Bill Plotkin
    Durango, CO, US

    Bill Plotkin, PhD, is a depth psychologist, wilderness rites guide, and ecotherapist. As the founder of Animas Valley Institute, he has, since 1981, guided thousands of people through nature-based initiatory passages, including a contemporary, Western adaptation of the pan-cultural vision quest.

  • Sandpoint, ID, US

    Strong and Mindful - Family Adventure Programs

    At Breakwater Expeditions, we enrich the innate wellness of each family through providing an authentic, adventurou

  • Boulder, UT, US

    In French, "...Hors du temps" means beyond time or timeless.

    It symbolizes a place where time has stopped in some ways. A perfect place to rest and rejuvenate oneself.

    Our peaceful retreat is an ideal base from which to explore limitless possibilities for hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding or...daydreaming in a hammock. It's a place to be, in nature, with nature, and to enjoy simplicity.

  • Two Harbors, MN, US

    Doug is co-founder of Soltreks and a certified wilderness first responder who has guided individuals toward insight and personal growth for over 20 years. Doug’s creativity and intuitive counseling ability have supported men to discover their true potential and reveal their authentic selves.

  • Sagle, ID, US

    Basic Training for Finding & Living Your Vision

    Find Yourself Through Nature Connection, Native Awareness, Creativity, Spirit and Service

  • Yarina, PE

    The Paititi Institute for the Preservation of the Amazon Rainforest & Indigenous Culture is a Pe

  • Durango, CO, US

    Peak Ascent Mentoring utilizes the natural world to promote healing, growth, and development. We offer many custom services.

  • Ashland, OR, US

    The Clinical First Responder™ 
    This hands-on training is designed specifically for staff working with therapeutic populations in either wilderness or residential settings.  The primary goal is to provide staff with helpful tools to increase their success in facilitating positive outcomes for troubled adolescents, while also working more effectively as part of a treatment team. 

  • Randy Russell

    Randy and Colleen Russell founded and direct SouLore from their home near Sandpoint, Idaho. Since 1994 they have worked together creating opportunities for individuals to live authentically from a place of meaning and purpose, (soulful living).

  • Rebeca Wildbear "Wild Yoga"
    Durango, CO, US


  • Yarina, PE

    Co-Founder, Healer

  • Big Pine, CA, US

    Lost borders is without borders. Although our headquarters have been in the Eastern Sierra of California for almost 30 years, our courses can now be found in many locales, from Death Valley and the Rocky Mountains to the moors and wildlands of other continents. Every course is a rite of passage, a border crossing from the past to the future, from the old to the new, from the outward to the inward, from the self to the Self.

  • Sebastopol, CA, US

    At SkyHorse we specialize in weaving land based wisdom, animal communication, environmental awareness, and intuitive practices into a pragmatic learning model that supports the whole self-mind, body and spirit. SkyHorse represents our philosophy that anyone can create new horizons in their life and work. SkyHorse is looking toward the new moon of possibility and dreaming her vision into reality. Her panoramic perspective allows her to explore all of her possibilities before carefully choosing the one that is right for her. 

  • Salt Spring Island, BC, CA

    Stowel Lake Farm is located in the gorgeous south end of Salt Spring Island, British Columbia.  We are a group of people dedicated to living a healthy and happy lifestyle.  Our farm combines a large forest, pasture and certified organic vegetable and fruit fields.  We host many diverse events on Stowel Lake Farm, including daily wellness activities in our Gatehouse, meditation retreats, yoga retreats and other community events.

  • Hawley, MA, US

    Situated atop a high meadow in rural northwest Massachusetts, our facility provides a spectacular wild setting for a multitude of experiences, including cross-country skiing, retreats, workshops, reunions, and

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