Keyword: health

    Renewal

    Renewal

    How Nature Awakens Our Creativity, Compassion, and Joy

    Foreword by Marc Bekoff

    Why spend countless hours indoors in front of screens when being in nature feels so good? In learning why and how to nurture our emotional connection with nature, we can also regenerate the ecosystems on which we depend for …

    related subjects: Conservation & Ecology
    Nature-Based Therapy

    Nature-Based Therapy

    A Practitioner’s Guide to Working Outdoors with Children, Youth, and Families

    The number of children, youth, and families seeking help for a wide range of mental health concerns is growing at an alarming rate, and many struggle to thrive despite well-intentioned interventions from skilled helpers. Unplugging from technology …

    related subjects: Health and Wellness
    I'm Right and You're an Idiot - 2nd Edition

    I'm Right and You're an Idiot - 2nd Edition

    The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean it Up

    The most pressing problem we face today is not climate change. It is pollution in the public square, where a toxic smog of adversarial rhetoric, propaganda, and polarization stifles discussion and debate, creating resistance to change and thwarting …

    related subjects: Cultural Critique
    The Mediator's Toolkit

    The Mediator's Toolkit

    Formulating and Asking Questions for Successful Outcomes

    Learn how to formulate and ask penetrating, paradigm-shifting questions for successful outcomes in any conflict.

    Knowing how to formulate and ask incisive questions to get to the core of a conflict, challenge entrenched thinking, and shift …

    related subjects: Progressive Leadership
    Essential Rainwater Harvesting

    Essential Rainwater Harvesting

    A Guide to Home-Scale System Design

    Design a rainwater harvesting system for any home in any climate.

    Water is a crucial resource increasingly under stress. Yet rainfall, even in arid climates, can make up a sizable portion of any home, acreage, or farm’s water requirements if …

    Essential Composting Toilets

    Essential Composting Toilets

    A Guide to Options, Design, Installation, and Use

    From wastestream to mainstream, a practical guide to composting toilet systems.

    Composting toilets are a key feature for local resilience, money saving, water conservation, resource recovery, septic system replacement, and an improved bathroom …

    The Aging of Aquarius

    The Aging of Aquarius

    Igniting Passion and Purpose as an Elder

    Live your passion and purpose and change the world as an empowered elder.

    Your career has wound down, the kids have moved, and your schedule is clear...for the next 30 years.

    In your youth, you cared about people and planet earth, and you had grand …

    related subjects: Social Responsibility
    Intrinsic Hope

    Intrinsic Hope

    Living Courageously in Troubled Times

    by Kate Davies
    foreword by Vicki Robin

    Climate disruption. Growing social inequality. Pollution. We are living in an era of unprecedented crises, resulting in widespread feelings of fear, despair, and grief. Now, more than ever, maintaining hope for the future is a monumental task.

    related subjects: Health and Wellness