Meet your guide…
Ben Page is a Forest Bathing Guide, global advocate for the practice and the author of Healing Trees: A Pocket Guide to Forest Bathing. He is the founder of Shinrin Yoku LA and Integral Forest Bathing and has been guiding Forest Bathing walks since 2015.
During his tenure as a trainer and mentor of guides, Ben has trained hundreds of guides around the world. From 2017-2020, he served as the Director of Training for the Association of Nature and Forest Therapy Guides and Programs, specializing in curriculum and pedagogical design.
Since his practice began, Ben has been featured in such publications as Women’s Health, USA TODAY, Good Morning America, The Washington Post, and WebMD. Ben is also a co-founder of The Open School, Southern California’s only free democratic school. He holds a B.A. in religious studies from Carleton College and an M.A. in human development and social change from Pacific Oaks College.
Experience the simple practice of Forest Bathing with Ben Page and other guides at the Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Walks last for 2 hours and are facilitated on Saturday mornings and after-hours for evening Full Moon Walks twice each month. If you prefer to join one of Page’s walks visit www.integralforestbathing.com for his schedule. You can also join the Integral Forest Bathing mailing list to receive a free gift and to learn more about upcoming workshops, forest bathing experiences and more.