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Greenwich University

Applied Ecopsychology/Integrated Ecology Degree Program

Program Mentor

Michael J. Cohen, Ed.D.


Dr. Cohen is founder and Executive Director of Project NatureConnect, a home study program of The Institute of Global Education. He recently celebrated his 50th year as an outdoor educator, counselor and traditional folk singer, musician and dancer. He uses his science, education, counseling and musical expertise to catalyze responsible, enjoyable relationships with nature. Dr. Cohen mentors students from many different colleges and founded revolutionary outdoor programs at the National Audubon Society and summer camps. He completed 103 units of graduate work in natural science, guidance and counseling from Columbia University Teachers College, where he also earned his M.A. in Natural Science Education. He received his Ed.D. in Environmental Psychology from Clayton University.

Mike serves on the faculty of several Universities, is the author of numerous nature education articles, books and other publications and the recipient of several awards in his field. His training manual Well Mind, Well Earth: 107 Environmentally Sensitive Activities for Stress Management, Spirit and Self-Esteem includes The Field Guide to Connection With Nature, the recipient of a 1990 NAI award for excellence in interpretation. It is noted in Vice President Albert Gore's book Earth in Balance. His latest books are Reconnecting With Nature: finding wellness through restoring your bond with the Earth (Ecopress) and Einstein's World

Mike' email address is
nature@interisland.net His phone number is (360) 378-6313
Additional information about him is available on his
personal page.

 


APPLIED ECOPSYCHOLOGY / INTEGRATED ECOLOGY
Department Chair Office Informat
ion
Dr. Michael J. Cohen,
Post Office Box 1605,
Friday Harbor, WA 98250.
(360) 378-6313
nature@pacificrim.net

Dr. Cohen is also the director of
PROJECT NATURECONNECT
at the
Institute of Global Education
A special NGO Consultant to the
United Nations Economic and Social Council
He also serves as Adjunct Faculty for
Portland State University School of Extended Studies.

 

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