Kimberly Rose – Rewilding – Loving Nature. Living Nature.

In Making Waves Conversations by Mark Sylvester
 / 
09/15/2021

Rewilding - Loving Nature. Living Nature. A perspective and a process of living a more nature-aware and nature-integrated life.

Kimberly's passion is facilitating the relationship between people and nature, people and animals, and people and people. As a naturalist, humane educator, eco-therapist, nature mentor, and dog trainer, she believes the health of people is absolutely intertwined with the health of our ecosystems and hopes that re-establishing natural, native connections will generate more compassionate attitudes and actions toward ourselves, one another, and the planet upon which we depend.

Kimberly Rose

M.Ed. Ecotherapist, Naturalist, Educator

After 20 years of work in animal welfare, environmental rights, and nature education, Kimberly chose to step into the field of psychotherapy to more deeply address the disconnection at the root of her activism. Kimberly now guides clients and students to connect with their intuitive, animal selves and their local landscapes by trusting in the power of the human/nature relationship and the wisdom of the body to heal fractured attachments. She received her bachelor’s degree in plant biology and outdoor education and her master’s degree in Counseling. Kimberly is the owner and operator of Relational Rewilding Nature Guiding and Colorado Ecotherapy Institute. She blends her training in gestalt, ecology, herbalism, animal tracking, and somatic awareness into therapy and ecotherapy workshops for therapists. Kimberly is also faculty and coordinator for the Gestalt Equine Institute of the Rockies.


More Resources

Upcoming Salon Conversations

Image

Sheela Shenoi – The pandemic’s effects on global health

Feb 22, 2023 04:00 PM in Pacific Time
Dr. Shenoi will review the covid19 pandemic’s trickle-down effect on other health conditions worldwide, including tuberculosis and HIV and noncommunicable diseases that plague our world.
Speaker bio & Register for this talk
Image

Asude Altintas – Bringing Heart to Science Education

Mar 1, 2023 12:00 PM in Pacific Time
Asude will talk about the “double-winged” approach in education. She learned about this idea at YGA, an NGO in Turkey. They believe children need to be double-winged, competent, and compassionate to make a positive impact by using their minds and hearts together.
Speaker bio & Register for this talk
Image

Sarah E. McDonald – Cancer: How we show up for others in crisis

Mar 29, 2023 04:00 PM in Pacific Time
At 44, Sarah McDonald was newly married, newly promoted, and planning pregnancy. It felt like a time of new beginnings when suddenly she was diagnosed with a rare, incurable cancer. Two months later, she was diagnosed with another unrelated cancer. In this conversation, we’ll explore how we show up, especially with many challenges in the past few years.
Speaker bio & Register for this talk
Image

Jennifer Karapetian – Imprisoned in a web of trauma

Apr 19, 2023 04:00 PM in Pacific Time
Intergenerational trauma can lead to a perpetual cycle of substance abuse, addiction, mental health disorders, child abuse, interpersonal violence, and other criminal behavior. We can break the cycle of intergenerational trauma through greater access to mental health and substance abuse treatment, education, and community awareness.
Speaker bio & Register for this talk
Image

Matthew Chang – A Teen Climate Activist’s Perspective on the Cumulative Power of Action

May 17, 2023 04:00 PM in Pacific Time
At first glance, an innocuous cold email may not seem like a powerful seed of change. But for Matthew, it has led to a climate movement and years of public service.
Speaker bio & Register for this talk
Image

Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD – The Long Road to Awareness: Breaking down barriers in long covid research

May 31, 2023 04:00 PM in Pacific Time
There is irrefutable data on the underpinnings of post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 (aka Long COVID). However, despite the burgeoning research on the topic, it has taken some time for the medical community and the general public to recognize the existence and severity of Long Covid.
Speaker bio & Register for this talk