Jonathan is the developer of iRest-In-Nature an experiential imminent Nature Connection meditation practice.
He has studied and practiced meditation since 1993, primarily in the Buddhist traditions of Vajrayana and Vipassanā with many eminent Western and Eastern teachers. He’s trained as a wilderness rites of passage guide with Mike Bodkin of Rites of Passage in California and is a member of The Wilderness Guides Council. He has trained directly with Richard Miller Ph.D in Integrative Restoration (iRest) and has completed Level I of the iRest training program. He has studied extensively with Dave Talamo of Wilderness Reflections in Terra Soma and completed the Professional Ecotherapy Certification Program. Jonathan holds a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto California and see clients in California addressing issues of trauma with an eco therapy approach.