New Role at Focus on Nature

Hello! Allow me to introduce myself with this my first blog on our website.  I’m the new executive director at Focus on Nature.  Many of you may know me already through my role as lead instructor with FON for the past two years, and before that as...

The Nature Cure

Great piece in Outside Magazine about the therapeutic effects of walking in a forest: http://www.outsideonline.com/fitness/wellness/Take-Two-Hours-of-Pine-Forest-and-Call-Me-in-the-Morning.html

Need a nature prescription?

Health care practitioners are recognizing the health benefits of spending even short periods of time in nature, handing out “nature prescriptions” to help treat a variety of medical conditions, from post-cancer fatigue to obesity, hypertension (high blood pressure),...