ANFT MEMBERSHIP

AVAILABLE TO ANFT CERTIFIED FOREST THERAPY GUIDES

Renew your ANFT Membership

Membership in ANFT's global community of certified forest therapy guides gives you access to a multitude of benefits that support your professional and personal forest therapy practices, including research, resources, tutorials, professional development calls, and more. As an active member of an association working to professionalize and expand forest therapy around the world you’re voice to industry, government, and the public is amplified. Your membership includes our support to establish forest therapy guide best practices, increase professional credibility, develop collaborations and partnerships nationally and internationally, expand educational programming, and grow forest therapy into a valued practice by the public and health care system.

OneTreePlanted

When you renew your ANFT membership, 5% will be donated to OneTreePlanted, a nonprofit organization that plants trees on 4 continents around the world: North America, South America, Africa, and Asia focusing on wildfire restoration, biodiversity and habitat expansion, agroforestry, food security and social impact, and watershed maintenance. $1 plants 1 tree. Let's plant thousands together! (Program began May, 2019)

3 Levels of ANFT Membership

Level 1

  • Free membership for newly certified guides
  • Guide Map Pin & Full Directory Profile (Contact, About, Events, Recommendations, Badges)
  • Press & Research
  • Media - songs, podcasts, interviews, videos
  • Insurance Resources
  • Invitations
  • Tea Ceremony Resources & Photos
  • Guided Walk Reports & Walk Leader Badge
  • Community Page
  • Invitation to join secret Forest Therapy Facebook Group
  • Guiding Tutorials
  • Professional Development Calls
  • Pro Deals
  • Discount to Forest Bathing International Conference

Level 2

  • $75 annual fee
  • Guide Map Pin & limited Directory Profile (Contact, About)
  • Press & Research
  • Media - songs, podcasts, interviews, videos
  • Insurance Resources
  • Invitations
  • Tea Ceremony Resources & Photos
  • Guided Walk Reports
  • Community Page

Level 3

  • $180 annual fee
  • Guide Map Pin & Full Directory Profile (Contact, About, Events, Recommendations, Badges)
  • Press & Research
  • Media - songs, podcasts, interviews, videos
  • Insurance Resources
  • Invitations
  • Tea Ceremony Resources & Photos
  • Guided Walk Reports & Walk Leader Badge
  • Community Page
  • Guiding Tutorials
  • Professional Development Calls
  • Pro Deals
  • Trainer & Mentor Path
  • Trail Certification Consultant
  • Invitation to join secret Forest Therapy Facebook Group
  • Discount to Forest Bathing International Conference
RENEW OR UPGRADE

ANFT Forest Therapy Guide Certification and Wilderness First Aid or equivalent certification are required for Level 2 and Level 3 Memberships. For people who attended an ANFT training, but didn't complete the practicum to receive certification, we invite you to contact our Director of Practicum and Mentorship. Should you have questions about membership, please email member services.

Community Membership

Anyone interested in supporting the forest therapy movement can join as a Community Member. All revenue from community memberships fund forest therapy guide training scholarships for individuals from, or serving in, underserved communities. All community members are recognized on our Community Membership page.

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