Click here for more information about Ecopsychology and to read the journal Gatherings.
I facilitate, for a very low cost or for free, Workshops and Training on many topics related to ecopsychology, the Earth Charter, the psychology of ecology, and environmental activism.
I am working at promoting the Earth Charter through Earth Charter Cowichan.
My efforts to connect people with nature
volunteer work with the Cowichan
Society and the Young
Naturalists Club of the Cowichan Valley. I also volunteer
with the Cowichan
Community Land Trust, the Land
Trust Alliance of British Columbia, and other environmental
Here are some pieces I have written about ecopsychology, land stewardship, land trusts, the Earth Charter, and related topics. Many of these articles are in HTML format for viewing with your browser and/or in PDF format for printing. To read or print the PDF files, you need Adobe Acrobat viewer. Click here to download a free copy.
it fit in psychology in 2009? PDF.
24, Number 3 (2008), 68-85.
|The Separation from More-than-Human Nature. HTML PDF|
|Three landholder contact programs in British Columbia. Paper presented at the 8th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management, Bellingham, WA, June 2000. PDF|
|Health Notes: Connecting with Nature. HTML PDF EnCompass, Volume 5, Number 4, May/June 2001|
|Land Stewardship and the Earth Charter. Paper presented at The Leading Edge: Stewardship and Conservation in Canada, July, 2003. HTML PDF|
Land Trusts and Conservancies in British Columbia, 2003. PDF
Burials: A back to the land movement. Kingfisher
6, pages 21-22.
|The Earth Charter: A manifesto for the 21st Century. HTML PDF Canadian Dimension, volume 38, March/April 2004, 39-40.|
Follow-up of 11 years of landholder contact in the Cowichan Region, 2005. PDF
|Learning to Love the World PDF Canadian Friend, 2005, #5, 14-15.|
|We've Endorsed the Earth Charter, Now What? PDF Canadian Friend, 2005, #5, 20.|
We Get Here? A Personal View of the Origins and Future of LTABC Kingfisher
15, page 2
And in the online journal Gatherings: Seeking Ecopsychology:
|Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom: A history of ecopsychology|
|Chief Seattle, er, Professor Perry speaks: Inventing indigenous solutions to the environmental problem|
|Caring for the Land|
|Gatherings, November, 2000 (editor)|
|A web conversation about LowTide|
|Is it Ever Too Late? The rescue of Tower Hill|
|ICE Conversation about Gardening, Farmer’s Markets and "Making Things"|
|Why would anyone go to jail to save trees?|
|Have a Carfree day|
|Pilgrims at Grizzly Creek|
Ecopsychotherapy ~ A review of two books
The Whispering Pond: A personal guide to the emerging vision of science
Community and Connection: Two books reviewed
Magical Realism comes to Ecopsychology
Life as a Cruise
Art and Money - Desire and Need
The Road to Extinction is Paved...
Communing with Nature: a guidebook for enhancing your relationship with the living earth
Finding Darwin's God
Super, Natural Christians
For the latest on ecopsychology, see the website of the International Community for Ecopsychology. There you will find Gatherings, an ecopsychology e-journal and excellent links to lots of ecopsychology-related websites along with lists of researchers, practitioners, coming events, and books. There is also a Blog about ecopsychology.
For outstanding Vancouver Island wilderness adventures, join my friend Patrick Walshe at Coastal Revelations.
Michael J. Cohen's Project Nature Connect provides activities and courses in connecting with nature. If you want to learn about how to actually DO applied ecopsychology, visit his site or Steve Smith's excellent Nature Connected Resources site.
Email John Scull