Nature and Forest Therapy GuidesEnglish

Equipo de la ANFT

Youmin Yap

Trainer

Youmin is one of Southeast Asia's pioneer certified Forest Therapy Guides. She trained with Cohort 18 in 2017 and has since been offering the practice on a full-time basis. Currently based in Singapore, Youmin founded Xiu Nature Connections to offer forest therapy experiences with the intention to ignite the importance of deep restorative rest and deep connections for the wellbeing of stressed-out and disconnected city dwellers. In her practice, Youmin has partnered and worked with several organizations including designing and hosting of community nature programs for the National Parks Board of Singapore, wellness workshops for spas and resorts such as Museflower Retreat and Spa in Thailand, staff wellbeing events for companies such as GIC Singapore, wellbeing support programs for community groups such as Singapore Cancer Society, introductory workshops for related industries such as the Department of Tourism of Philippines etc. Her work has also been shared at various international conferences. On the invite from the National Parks Board Singapore, Youmin published an article on "Urban Forest Therapy". Youmin holds a degree of Master in Science in life sciences from the National University of Singapore, and a postgraduate diploma in education from the National Institute of Education Singapore.

There is freedom waiting for you, On the breezes of the sky,
And you ask 'what if I fall?' Oh my darling 'what if you fly?'  - Erin Hanson

Eventos Futuros con esta guía
USA, Vermont - Basecamp at Beaver Falls
USA, Massachusetts - Rolling Ridge Retreat & Conference Center
Thailand, Ko Phra Thong - Baba Ecolodge
USA, New Hampshire - Woodbound Inn
UK, Yorkshire - Broughton Sanctuary
Canada, Ontario - Canadian Ecology Center
Canada, BC - Zajac Ranch
Japan, Yakushima - Lodge Yaedake Sanso
Portugal, Sintra - Floresta Encantada
New Zealand, Aotea Great Barrier Island - WaiOra Beach Retreat
Bamboo Forest
USA, Colorado - YMCA of the Rockies
USA, Tennessee - Well Being Retreat Center 2023
USA, California - Manzanita Village 2023
USA, Oregon - Buckhorn Springs
USA, Colorado - YMCA of the Rockies II
USA, Minnesota - Shire in the Woods
Costa Rica, Playa Los Vivos - Forest and Beach, the Perfect Combination 2023
Winter Wren
Praying Mantis
Leaf Sheep
Seahorse
White-tailed Deer
Koala Bear
Sunflower
Painted Turtle
Porcupine
Morpho Azul EN ESPAÑOL
Great Blue Heron
Giant Kauri
Daffodil Star
Bumblebee
Bullfrog
Bobcat
Bison
Canada, Ontario - Wintergreen Studios
Czech Republic, Kouty
USA, New Hampshire - The Woodbound Inn - Memorial Day Weekend Holiday
Canada, Alberta - Canmore Clubhouse
Orchid Blooms
USA, Vermont - Basecamp at Beaver Falls
Canada, BC - Loon Lake Lodge
USA, Colorado - Rocky Mountain Ecodharma Retreat Center
USA, Illinois - Morton Arboretum
Portugal, Sintra - Floresta Encantada
Switzerland - Bergün
USA, California - LA Arboretum
USA, Massachusetts - Rolling Ridge Retreat and Conference Center
USA, California - Manzanita Village II
Dolphin Super Pod
USA, Tennessee - Well Being Retreat Center
Snowshoe Hare
Costa Rica, Playa Los Vivos - Forest and Beach, the Perfect Combination
USA, Massachusetts - Land of Thoreau
Costa Rica - Cohort 51, Spring 2020
Costa Rica, Monteverde - El corazón del bosque nuboso
Horsetail
Yarrow
Wild Strawberries
Welcome Swallow
Sweet Fern
Swallow-Tailed Kite
Salamander
Puma
Hedgehog
Great Horned Owl
Fireflies
Dandelion
Chickadee
Bluebird
Blue Spruce
USA, California - Mandala Springs
Bluebells
Chile, Pucón, Gaia Sur - EN ESPAÑOL
Banyan
Dragonfly
United Kingdom, Yorkshire - Broughton Hall Estate
Canada, Ontario - Cedar Ridge Camp
USA, Arizona - Camp Willow Springs
USA, California - Manzanita Village
Canada, Golden BC - Quantum Leaps
Silver Birch
Golden Eagle
Grizzly Bear
Piping Plover
Wind Poppy
Dusky Dolphin
Eagle Owl
Red Tailed Hawk
Giant Pacific Octopus
Toucan (en Español)
Hummingbird
Wild Tulip
Coyote
Wolf Pack
Dawn Redwood
Condor (Español)
Ontario - Summer 2020
Northern Midwest Guide Gathering
New Year Call with Amos
Eventos en el pasado con esta guía
USA, Vermont - Basecamp at Beaver Falls
USA, Massachusetts - Rolling Ridge Retreat & Conference Center
Thailand, Ko Phra Thong - Baba Ecolodge
USA, New Hampshire - Woodbound Inn
UK, Yorkshire - Broughton Sanctuary
Canada, Ontario - Canadian Ecology Center
Canada, BC - Zajac Ranch
Japan, Yakushima - Lodge Yaedake Sanso
Portugal, Sintra - Floresta Encantada
New Zealand, Aotea Great Barrier Island - WaiOra Beach Retreat
Bamboo Forest
USA, Colorado - YMCA of the Rockies
USA, Tennessee - Well Being Retreat Center 2023
USA, California - Manzanita Village 2023
USA, Oregon - Buckhorn Springs
USA, Colorado - YMCA of the Rockies II
USA, Minnesota - Shire in the Woods
Costa Rica, Playa Los Vivos - Forest and Beach, the Perfect Combination 2023
Winter Wren
Praying Mantis
Leaf Sheep
Seahorse
White-tailed Deer
Koala Bear
Sunflower
Painted Turtle
Porcupine
Morpho Azul EN ESPAÑOL
Great Blue Heron
Giant Kauri
Daffodil Star
Bumblebee
Bullfrog
Bobcat
Bison
Canada, Ontario - Wintergreen Studios
Czech Republic, Kouty
USA, New Hampshire - The Woodbound Inn - Memorial Day Weekend Holiday
Canada, Alberta - Canmore Clubhouse
Orchid Blooms
USA, Vermont - Basecamp at Beaver Falls
Canada, BC - Loon Lake Lodge
USA, Colorado - Rocky Mountain Ecodharma Retreat Center
USA, Illinois - Morton Arboretum
Portugal, Sintra - Floresta Encantada
Switzerland - Bergün
USA, California - LA Arboretum
USA, Massachusetts - Rolling Ridge Retreat and Conference Center
USA, California - Manzanita Village II
Dolphin Super Pod
USA, Tennessee - Well Being Retreat Center
Snowshoe Hare
Costa Rica, Playa Los Vivos - Forest and Beach, the Perfect Combination
USA, Massachusetts - Land of Thoreau
Costa Rica - Cohort 51, Spring 2020
Costa Rica, Monteverde - El corazón del bosque nuboso
Horsetail
Yarrow
Wild Strawberries
Welcome Swallow
Sweet Fern
Swallow-Tailed Kite
Salamander
Puma
Hedgehog
Great Horned Owl
Fireflies
Dandelion
Chickadee
Bluebird
Blue Spruce
USA, California - Mandala Springs
Bluebells
Chile, Pucón, Gaia Sur - EN ESPAÑOL
Banyan
Dragonfly
United Kingdom, Yorkshire - Broughton Hall Estate
Canada, Ontario - Cedar Ridge Camp
USA, Arizona - Camp Willow Springs
USA, California - Manzanita Village
Canada, Golden BC - Quantum Leaps
Silver Birch
Golden Eagle
Grizzly Bear
Piping Plover
Wind Poppy
Dusky Dolphin
Eagle Owl
Red Tailed Hawk
Giant Pacific Octopus
Toucan (en Español)
Hummingbird
Wild Tulip
Coyote
Wolf Pack
Dawn Redwood
Condor (Español)
Ontario - Summer 2020
Northern Midwest Guide Gathering
New Year Call with Amos