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Natural Academy

Accredited Centre

Regenerative ecopsychology training
for working with people in nature

We train and educate people from a wide range of backgrounds and interests including, teachers, conservationists, social workers, youth workers, therapists, counsellors, environmentalists, ecologists, growers, bush-craft leaders, forest school workers, artists and all those interested in regenerating/restoring our natural-self and the natural world around us. 

Our vocational courses are below and these offer a pathway to help you explore and discover your unique nature based practice.

Introduction to Facilitating  Eco Psychology &  Nature Based Practice

Day courses 


Day 1: Nature, Health & Wellbeing/Green Care

Day 2: Natural Healing and Development/Eco Therapy

Day 3: Deeper Nature & Spiritual Ecology

You can attend any one of these days or attend all three for our threshold certificate.

This is for anyone interested in learning more about Eco-Psychology & Nature Based Practice and developing this as a career, or to integrate some knowledge and skills, from this field, into their work.


  • Nature, Health and Wellbeing/                                       1st May 2020

  • Natural Healing and Development /Ecotherapy           3rd July 2020

  • Deeper Nature/Spiritual Ecology                                  4th July 2020

All 3 days concurrently   (with camping option) 

21st  22nd, 23rd August 2020

Facilitator in  Eco-Psychology &
Nature Based Practice

Become an accredited  facilitator of

Eco Psychology and Nature Based Practice and locate your  work within one, or across a combination of the three realms of. 

  • Nature, Health and Wellbeing & Green Care

  • Natural Healing, Development & Eco Therapy

  • Deeper Nature & Spiritual Ecology


The May course is delivered over two

5-day and one 6-day, camping/residential trainings. With online webinars between.

The October course is delivered over a year and includes weekend courses and deeper 5 day intensive time in wilder settings.  

This is for those interested in Professional Training in Eco Psychology and Nature Based Practice. 

Next courses begin 


May 2020 

October 2020

Ecopsychological Practitioner 

Become an Accredited Eco Psychological Practitioner across all of the three realms. 

  • Nature, Health and Wellbeing & Green Care

  • Natural Healing, Development & Eco Therapy

  • Deeper Nature & Spiritual Ecology


This course is delivered over 2 years and includes

Three 5-day nature intensives across the UK and Ireland

A 10 day quest in West of Ireland

Ongoing 3 day weekend gatherings throughout the 2 years

This is for those interested in Professional Training and wanting to become an Eco-Psychological Practitioner in Health, Wellbeing,  Ecotherapy and

Deeper Nature


Next course begin 

March 2020

An Introduction to the Natural Academy

Rhonda and Michéal