Talking Trees with Davey Tree

Learn About Ecotherapy from a Certified Forest Therapy Guide

May 02, 2024 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 4 Episode 18
Learn About Ecotherapy from a Certified Forest Therapy Guide
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
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Talking Trees with Davey Tree
Learn About Ecotherapy from a Certified Forest Therapy Guide
May 02, 2024 Season 4 Episode 18
The Davey Tree Expert Company

Chelsi Abbott, a technical advisor and education specialist at the Davey Institute (and Certified Forest Therapy Guide), talks about ecotherapy, also known as forest bathing, including how to do it and its benefits. 

In this episode we cover:  

  • What is ecotherapy? (0:53)
  • What a Certified Forest Therapy Guide does (1:45)
  • How long does forest bathing take? (4:19)
  • What the forest gives (5:46)
  • Garden Meditation Day (6:38)
  • Why Chelsi is a guide (8:22)
  • How Chelsi became a guide (10:00)
  • Finding yourself in nature (11:09)
  • Forest bathing tips (12:52)
  • Fungi and forest bathing (13:55)
  • The goal of forest bathing (16:13)
  • What Chelsi gets out of forest bathing (17:17)

To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code.  

To learn more about the benefits of trees and nature, check out our blog, The Endless Ways Planting a Tree Can Benefit You.

To learn more about the best times to prune, read our blog, When is the Best Time to Prune Trees?  

Connect with Davey Tree on social media:
Twitter: @DaveyTree
Facebook: @DaveyTree
Instagram: @daveytree
YouTube: The Davey Tree Expert Company
LinkedIn: The Davey Tree Expert Company 

Connect with Doug Oster at www.dougoster.com

Have topics you'd like us to cover on the podcast? Email us at podcasts@davey.com. We want to hear from you!    

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Show Notes

Chelsi Abbott, a technical advisor and education specialist at the Davey Institute (and Certified Forest Therapy Guide), talks about ecotherapy, also known as forest bathing, including how to do it and its benefits. 

In this episode we cover:  

  • What is ecotherapy? (0:53)
  • What a Certified Forest Therapy Guide does (1:45)
  • How long does forest bathing take? (4:19)
  • What the forest gives (5:46)
  • Garden Meditation Day (6:38)
  • Why Chelsi is a guide (8:22)
  • How Chelsi became a guide (10:00)
  • Finding yourself in nature (11:09)
  • Forest bathing tips (12:52)
  • Fungi and forest bathing (13:55)
  • The goal of forest bathing (16:13)
  • What Chelsi gets out of forest bathing (17:17)

To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code.  

To learn more about the benefits of trees and nature, check out our blog, The Endless Ways Planting a Tree Can Benefit You.

To learn more about the best times to prune, read our blog, When is the Best Time to Prune Trees?  

Connect with Davey Tree on social media:
Twitter: @DaveyTree
Facebook: @DaveyTree
Instagram: @daveytree
YouTube: The Davey Tree Expert Company
LinkedIn: The Davey Tree Expert Company 

Connect with Doug Oster at www.dougoster.com

Have topics you'd like us to cover on the podcast? Email us at podcasts@davey.com. We want to hear from you!    

Click here to send Talking Trees Fan Mail!