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Introduction to Forest Bathing

Deepening your Connection to Nature
4.4
4.4/5
(172 reviews)
1,503 students
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7.2

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8.5

Feedback

8.6

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $34.99
Video: 49m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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8.3 / 10

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7.2 / 10
This course was last updated on 1/2019.

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8.5 / 10
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Content Score

8.6 / 10
Video Score: 7.7 / 10
The course includes 49m video content. Courses with more videos usually have a higher average rating. We have found that the sweet spot is 16 hours of video, which is long enough to teach a topic comprehensively, but not overwhelming. Courses over 16 hours of video gets the maximum score.
The average video length is 1 hours 22 minutes of 10 Nature Connection courses on Udemy.
Detail Score: 8.6 / 10

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Extra Content Score: 9.5 / 10

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Description

In this course, students will learn all about the transformative practice of Forest Bathing from Certified Nature & Forest Therapy Guide, Duncan Murdoch of Nature Connection Guide.
*Depending on the proximity of your forest/natural area, this course is designed to be learned over the course of 6 days.
We’ll go over:
•The history of Forest Bathing
•How Forest Bathing fits into the modern world today
•The health benefits of nature
In addition I will teach students HOW to begin their practice of Forest Bathing.  
We’ll go over:
•How to identify a conducive area for Forest Bathing
•Practical strategies to maintain a practice
•Sensory Activities & Mindfulness Techniques
•Forest Bathing Philosophy and needed mindset
•Ways to incorporate Forest Bathing into your daily life

*Please exercise your best judgement about your level of comfort and safety with the weather conditions and temperatures in your area

You will learn

✓ Forest Bathing History
✓ Nature Connection
✓ Forest Therapy
✓ Forest Bathing Philosophy
✓ Sit Spot Routine
✓ Sensory Techniques
✓ Nature Based Mindfulness Techniques

Requirements

• A desire to connect to nature is all!

This course is for

• People who are curious and want to learn about the basics of forest bathing
• People who are stressed and want to see if forest bathing and nature can help
• People who are interested in becoming a forest therapy guide

How much does the Introduction to Forest Bathing course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $34.99.
The average price is $19.9 of 10 Nature Connection courses. So this course is 76% more expensive than the average Nature Connection course on Udemy.

Does the Introduction to Forest Bathing course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Introduction to Forest Bathing has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

At the moment we could not find an available scholarship for Introduction to Forest Bathing.

Who is the instructor? Is Duncan Murdoch a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Duncan Murdoch has created 1 courses that got 172 reviews which are generally positive. Duncan Murdoch has taught 1,503 students and received a 4.4 average review out of 172 reviews. Depending on the information available, Duncan Murdoch is a TRUSTED instructor.
Certified Nature & Forest Therapy Guide
NATURE & FOREST THERAPY GUIDE Duncan is a Certified Nature & Forest Therapy guide living and working in Vermont. As an interdisciplinary thinker, Duncan has accrued his experience and knowledge from improvisational and film Meisner based acting, teaching, producing original theater, painting & sculpting, horticulture, land management and music. Duncan grew up on the shores of Lake Champlain in rural Vermont where his deep connection to Nature was formed. After receiving his Nature & Forest Therapy Guide Certification from ANFT in 2015, he began his official practice in New York City guiding the first Forest Bathing groups in Central Park. He worked as a Horticulturalist for the NYC parks Department and co-created the first shinrin-yoku forested walking trail on Randall’s Island. He moved back to Vermont in 2015 and began his work with the Intervale Center growing and planting native trees and stewarding the land. He now serves on the South Burlington Natural Resource Committee and is a board member of the South Burlington Land Trust. He is part of the UVM Integrative Health Practitioner Network and frequently conducts Forest Therapy walks throughout the beautiful state with his organization, Nature Connection Guide.

8.3

CourseMarks Score®

7.2

Freshness

8.5

Feedback

8.6

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $34.99
Video: 49m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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