Advanced Apprenticeship in

Somatic Ecopsychology & Wilderness Quest Guiding 2015

You loved the first level of your apprentice experience with us, and you were an amazing part of a loving community that formed. So come join us for more! You will continue to build your skills in Council Practice, Mirroring, Somatic Immersion, The Four Shields and Medicine Tasks. We will get your input on what you want to further develop in your journey with somatics, ecopsychology and wilderness rites of passage work. Let us support you in refining your unique style and gifts in this work and to shine your light bright for the benefit of others and the planet!

The Details

Highlights of program:

-Further training and practicing of Somatic Immersion and traditional style


-Experience wilderness emergency scenario(s) for training in physical safety

-Learn practices to strengthen your capacity for embodied presence, deep listening and responding from your heart

-Practice holding group space

-Practice and refinement of designing medicine tasks and mirroring for intent

-Nurture co-leadership relationships and build a community of support for your work

-Design, promote and co-lead a DayQuest

Additionally, as part of this advanced program, you are eligible to apprentice on our public programs, such as our DayQuests, Wilderness Quests and the Women’s Year Long Program.


When: Four FridaysJanuary 23; March 13; June 19; November 13 plus one

DayQuest (you and your co-leader choose date, along with one of us)


Where: Devil’s Gulch, Samuel P Taylor Park


Fee: $850. Deposit $200. Please contact us to arrange a payment plan if needed.



To register for this program, please send us your payment or deposit for the program and a one-page letter of intent describing your reasons for wanting to attend and what you hope to learn or explore through your participation in the program. Please mention both personal and professional intentions for the program.

Register Online: Click here to complete your registration form, submit your letter of intent and make a payment online.

Register by Mail: Download a Registration Form, complete it, and send it, along with your deposit or full payment and letter of intent to: Wilderness Reflections, P.O.Box 311, Fairfax, CA 94978.

Contact Dave Talamo or Amy Biesemeyer for more details