Wellness Without Walls; Eco-therapy on Prescription
We offer you an opportunity to experience a beautiful, immersive two hour taste of our “Green Connections” eco therapy retreat days which are held regularly within the beautiful 10 acre
We offer you an opportunity to experience a beautiful, immersive two hour taste of our “Green Connections” eco therapy retreat days which are held regularly within the beautiful 10 acre woodland spaces at Whistlewood Common. There will be opportunities to experience Forest Bathing, Forest Therapy, expressive art and learn more about our experiences of providing our “Green Connections” ecotherapy retreat days for free to people who really need support from Nature.
Anne Bramley is a Forest Bathing Guide, Forest Therapy Practitioner, Aromatherapist, Holistic Therapist , Mental Health First Aider, Teacher and Practice Facilitator with over 34 years of NHS, University and private practice experience which includes nursing, midwifery and education positions.
Wellbeing at Whistlewood is a an ecotherapy, social partnership based at Whistlewood Common. We work in partnership with Derbyshire Mind to provide our “Green Connections” Ecotherapy retreat days for people living with mild to moderate mental health support needs. Our participants are referred by local NHS social prescribers, local link workers , charities and organizations financial support from Toyota UK community funding. We also accept self referrals. We are partners within the Joined up Derbyshire NHS/ National Forest/local organization “test and Learn” project for green social prescribing which is one of 7 “Test and Learn” sites for green social prescribing in England.