Wild Rhythms Professional Nature Connection Training
Get certified as a Wild Rhythms Practitioner while designing and launching your signature nature connection program sourced uniquely from your relationship with wild nature and the world of spirit!
The Wild Rhythms Practitioner training series will show you how to guide your clients in deep, sacred, transformational, and wildly personal nature connection work. You will be supported as you create your signature body of sacred nature connection work and explore advanced skills in Nature-based Spiritual Arts.
You will learn essential skills, and there is also flexibility in that the practice shows up in diverse ways with different practitioners having different personal backgrounds and experiences. You will learn a process and orientation, which will likely result in different approaches for different people so that you can participate in your own way…
To support your journey into your own deeply aligned signature body of nature connection work, I have created a four-level training program focusing on you, your spiritual connection to nature, and the work you want to bring to the world.
During this training, I will offer you tools to support yourself and your clients, providing opportunities for transformation, growth, and healing…and doing it from a place of deep grounding in your own practice.
The levels build on each other. You can take Level 1 and leave with actionable steps towards your goals and more tools and skills to help deepen your client’s experiences with wild nature. You can also choose to journey through all four levels and leave with an advanced and refined body of work and an increased ability to help your clients transform and grow…while doing all that in deep collaboration with wild nature, the world of spirit, and the more-than-human world.
- 6-week program
- Next cohort: May 13, 2023 – June 21, 2023
- Enrollment closed. For information about upcoming programs, please join the Wild Rhythms email list!
- 12-month program
- Next cohort: September 2023 – September 2024
- Prerequisite: Wild Rhythms Professional Training (Level 1) or equivalent experience.
- Tuition: TBD
- Fall 2023 cohort details will be available in June 2023.
- In-person, 4-day retreat in Colorado USA
- Next retreat- June, July, or August of 2024, specific date TBD
- Prerequisite: Certified Wild Rhythms Practitioner Training
- Tuition: TBD
- Application required
- Limited space available
- Prerequisite: Wild Rhythms Certified Practitioner Training. It is highly encouraged that apprentice applicants participate in the Advanced Wild Rhythms Practitioner Training Retreat training as well.
- Tuition: TBD
Gabriele Seewald, Taipei, Taiwan
“The (Wild Rhythms) Practitioner Training helped me to clarify my place in this whole conversation of a more beautiful, sustainable world. It provided me with concrete and really useful resources for my retreats and workshops and in general for how I want to offer my sacred work in the world. It brought to even greater awareness the fact that there are so many ways and meanings of the sacred and of nature connection. We had a rich and truly helpful exchange between participants in the live group calls that helped me to clear things I was chewing on with regards to specific projects I am working on. It was perfectly synchronized with where I am at in my personal and professional life and hence I intuitively knew it was right for me right now, and it completely exceeded my expectations as to what I could receive from this course, especially in relation to my work in sustainable development.
Mary Ann M. Colorado, Wild Rhythms Practitioner Training (Level 1)
“I felt like this course provided the inspiration and motivation I needed to finally jumpstart my work! Deb is a great mentor who is so passionate and dedicated to this important work and to her students.”
Course Participant, Wild Rhythms Practitioner Training (Level 1)
“This really was my first step towards even thinking about how I may bring nature work into my dance and therapy practices, and Deb was a solid, supportive and inspirational guide all along the way. Over the weeks we connected, there were moments of deep excitement and inspiration as well as fear and doubt, but no matter what it was I always felt safe to bring that back to Deb and the group. For that I will always be grateful because it helped me to not give up and gain the courage to put out my first nature offering! Fingers crossed, and thank you. ”
Jennifer Tuuk, MSW
“I absolutely loved this nature connection for professionals course with Deb. When she advertised it, I knew right away that is was for me. I recently launched my own business, but I am still in the process of figuring out what programs to offer and what it looks like to run a business. This course helped me brainstorm ideas and gave me so many resources that I can’t wait to dive into. It also gave me a sense of community connecting with other like-minded individuals passionate about our sacred connection to nature. Deb is genuine with so much to offer this world, and I’m excited to take more of her courses in the future!”
Program Participant, Fall 2020
“I love the nature connection practitioners course and I found everything about it valuable. Deb’s expertise is clearly communicated and generously shared. Her light, easy-going manner makes every session a pleasure to attend.”
Program Participant, Fall 2020
“Deb is responsive, reflexive, and attentive in this work and how she is a teacher facilitator. She brings a depth of experience to this work and continually shares the expertise while weaving in any new threads that come her way to further this tapestry of learning.”
Janice Mason Steeves, Workshops in Wild Places
“Deb’s nature connection practitioner’s workshop helped give me a deeper grounding in teaching nature connection workshops. I use nature connection exercises with artists to help them deepen their relationship to the earth and from that connection, to create abstract paintings based on their feelings for the land. This workshop helped me understand my own love of nature.”
The world needs your work.
You need your work.
Please feel free to contact me and I will send over the specific program information packet which includes all the details, schedule, pricing, etc. I am also happy to answer any questions. I would love to connect!