The Outside Within
Stories of Nature's Role in Psychological Well-being
The Outside Within, a groundbreaking anthology edited by renowned psychotherapist and Nature Informed Therapy expert Heidi Schreiber-Pan, Ph.D., is set to hit bookshelves Apr 23rd, 2023. This inspiring collection of true accounts delves into the profound effects that the natural world has on our mental and emotional health, showcasing the transformative power of nature in everyday lives.
The Outside Within takes readers on a journey through the experiences of those who have been touched by the healing force of nature. From the Blue Ridge Mountains to starry night skies, these stories reveal the countless lessons and ageless truths that nature provides. As a testament to the wisdom and solace found within the more-than-human world, this book serves as both a celebration of our ancestral connections to the Earth and a guide to finding our own path toward emotional and spiritual growth.
In addition to these powerful narratives, The Outside Within offers readers practical exercises and reflections designed to help them discover nature's therapeutic ingredients for their own well-being. By encouraging readers to engage with the natural world as a mirror, teacher, counselor, and spirit guide, this anthology provides an enriching and accessible framework for personal growth and transformation.
The Outside Within: Stories of Nature's Role in Psychological Well-being is available for pre-order now and will be released in bookstores and online retailers on April 23rd, 2023. Don't miss the opportunity to explore the healing power of nature and unlock its potential to transform your life.
About the Author
Heidi Schreiber-Pan, Ph.D., is a highly respected psychologist, ecotherapy expert, and author who specializes in the intersection of nature, mental health, and well-being. With a deep understanding of the healing power of the natural world, Dr. Schreiber-Pan has dedicated her career to helping individuals reconnect with their environment to improve their mental and emotional well-being. Holding a Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Loyola University Maryland, Dr. Schreiber-Pan has extensive experience in both clinical and educational settings. She has presented at numerous national and international conferences, sharing her knowledge and passion for ecotherapy and the transformative effects of nature on the human psyche. As the editor of The Outside Within: Stories of Nature's Role in Psychological Well-being, Dr. Schreiber-Pan has carefully curated a collection of true accounts from everyday people, the majority of whom are local Marylanders, to showcase the diverse ways in which nature can heal, guide, and inspire. Through her work, she encourages readers to reconnect with the natural world, unlocking the potential for growth, healing, and a deeper understanding of the ageless truths that nature provides. Dr. Schreiber-Pan's commitment to fostering a connection between individuals and their environment has made her a leading voice in the field of ecotherapy. Her expertise and passion are evident in every aspect of The Outside Within, inviting readers to embark on a journey of self-discovery and transformation through the wisdom of Mother Nature.