Amos Clifford
Santa Rosa, California

Guide's contact information

Amos Clifford is the founder of the Association of Nature and Forest Therapy Guides and Programs. A student of Buddhist philosophy for over 20 years, Amos founded Sky Creek Dharma Center in Chico, California, where he emphasized the importance of meditation practice in wild places. Amos is also widely known for his work in restorative justice. He is founder of the Center for Restorative Process, where he has led the inquiry into how the principles of restorative justice can inform ways to heal the broken relationships between humans and the more-than-human world of nature. Amos holds a BS in Organization Development and an MA in Counseling from the University of San Francisco.

Upcoming Events with this Guide
California - Cohort 35
Forest Therapy Guide Training
March 28, 2019
Dancing Deer
1st Annual International Forest Therapy Conference and Congress
Annual Conference
July 11, 2019
Sonoma State University
United Kingdom - Cohort 42
Forest Therapy Guide Training
June 24, 2019
Dartington Hall UK
Council of Waters & Trees at Farmhouse Inn Georgia
March 18, 2019
Farmhouse Inn Georgia
Colorado - Cohort 45
Forest Therapy Guide Training
September 8, 2019
Shadowcliff Mountain Lodge
New Hampshire - Cohort 41
Forest Therapy Guide Training
June 15, 2019
Bethel Farm
Past Events with this Guide
Gathering of Guides in Massachusetts
Gathering of Guides
November 10, 2018
Way of the Guide and Houses of the Heart: A day-long exploration
November 17, 2018
Althea Spiritual Center
Liminality and the Active Imagination in Forest Therapy
July 9, 2017
La Fageda Parc Natural
Ottawa, Ontario - Cohort 23
Forest Therapy Guide Training
May 9, 2018
Carp Ridge EcoWellness Centre
Council of Waters & Trees
October 7, 2018
YMCA of the Rockies Colorado
Council of Waters & Trees
August 20, 2018
Hollyhock Retreat Cortes Island BC
Spain - Cohort 30
Forest Therapy Guide Training
September 21, 2018
Sanilles Eco Park Pyrenees
California - Cohort 27
Forest Therapy Guide Training
July 7, 2018
Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Slovenia - Cohort 25
Forest Therapy Guide Training
June 2, 2018
Cerkno Resort Slovenia
United Kingdom - Cohort 24
Forest Therapy Guide Training
May 19, 2018
Dartington Hall UK
Costa Rica - Cohort 19
Forest Therapy Guide Training
January 15, 2018
Vida Mountain Eco Resort